Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to apprise the nation on COVID-19 SOPs and Eid-ul-Azha via televised address today (Monday).
As per the details, the premier is expected to highlight the significance of adhering to the coronavirus SOPs recommended by the government regarding Eid-ul-Azha.
Sources say the televised address will be aired post briefing from Asad Umar – Federal Minister for Planning and Development and other relevant government officials.
It is to be noted that Asad Umar is scheduled to chair a meeting of National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) in Peshawar today as the country reported 20 COVID-19 related deaths within the last 24 hours taking the country’s total coronavirus death toll to 5,842 with a total of 274,288 cases across the country so far.
According to the statistics issued by NCOC 22,056 coronavirus tests were conducted across the country within the last 24 hours, of which 1,176 came back positive.