Germany hails Pakistan’s COVID-19 strategy

Germany has appreciated the economic policies of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government and its strategy of ‘smart lockdown’ to curtail the COVID-19.

The appreciation was expressed by German Ambassador Bernhard Stephen Sehlaghesk during a meeting with Minister for Economic Affairs Khusro Bakhtiar in Islamabad today (Wednesday).

The ambassador agreed upon the proposed areas of the priority by the Minister to enhance the area of government to government engagement between Pakistan and Germany.

He said Germany would keenly continue economic cooperation with Pakistan in the future and portfolio would be strengthening in the post-Pandemic situation.

It is pertinent to mention here that as many as 624 more people tested positive for the deadly coronavirus across the country during the last 24 hours, lifting the national tally of infections to 316,351.