ISLAMABAD: Pakistan ought to use a precaution-based slogan and never concern in its coronavirus prevention campaigns, the non secular affairs ministry stated in an announcement issued Wednesday.
In its order to alter the slogan for campaigns on safety towards the novel coronavirus, the Ministry of Non secular Affairs and Interfaith Concord stated the slogan needs to be modified from what seems to be an aggressive tone to at least one that promotes prevention.
Using the “slogan ‘Corona se darna nahi, larna hai [We have to fight the coronavirus pandemic, not be afraid of it]’ for the aim of media/social media marketing campaign/reporting shall be prevented”.
“As an alternative, the next phrases shall be used: ‘Corona waba hai, ehtiyaat jis ki shifa’a hai [Coronavirus is a pandemic and its cure is precaution]’,” it suggested.
Pakistan’s coronavirus scenario has develop into regarding particularly after the positivity price shot up 6.06% and the variety of an infection surpassed the 600,000 determine.
Over the previous 24 hours, 2,351 new coronavirus infections and 61 deaths have been reported, bumping up the entire variety of instances and deaths to 612,315 and 13,656, respectively.