PM Imran Khan mentioned that regardless of the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19, coronavirus Pakistan’s resolve to face by and assist the folks of Afghanistan of their hour of want.
The tweet learn: “Despite global pandemic of COVID 19, we remain committed to supporting our Afghan brothers & sisters. I have given instructions to open the Chaman-Spin Boldak border & let trucks crossover into Afghanistan. In time of crisis, we remain steadfast with Afghanistan.”
Regardless of international pandemic of COVID 19, we stay dedicated to supporting our Afghan brothers & sisters. I’ve given directions to open the Chaman-Spinboldak border & let vehicles crossover into Afghanistan. In time of disaster, we stay steadfast with Afghanistan.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) March 20, 2020
The federal authorities had taken the choice to shut Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan amid apprehensions of an outbreak of the novel coronavirus final month.
The federal government had issued a letter with regard to the closure of the Pak-Afghan border crossing at Chaman and handled the closure by dividing it into totally different phases.
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