“The same PDM members who wanted a strict lockdown and criticised me earlier are now playing reckless politics with people’s safety,” the premier tweeted early Saturday.
“They are even defying court orders and holding a jalsa when [coronavirus] cases are rising dramatically,” he added. The premier was quote tweeting Federal Minister for Planning and Improvement Asad Umar.
Umar, who additionally heads the Nationwide Command and Operations Centre (NCOC), had tweeted earlier that the COVID-19 positivity charge in Peshawar had touched 13.39% on Friday. He mentioned there have been 202 sufferers in essential care within the provincial capital, out of which 50 had been on low stream oxygen whereas 134 on excessive stream and 18 on ventilators.