The debate on lock down or imposition of curfew continues as corona takes lives of over 2000 people
Pakistan touching 1 lac cases with over 2000 deaths. The month of June has shown an exponential increase in number of cases. It continues as Pakistanis flaunt the government’s request to adhere to guidelines. These guidelines include ensuring social distancing, wearing of masks in public places and avoiding public gatherings.
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Although, the spread of corona virus has been slow initially. However, the slow growth is due to the early lock down measures at the onset of virus in the country. However, as time passed, the government changed its stance. And the opening of of the lock down took place to take the economy on track.
Yet, the results show that it was a bad decision. It took three months to touch the mar of 75,000 cases. But, then it took a bad turn. The cases started increasing exponentially. An approximately 5000 new cases are coming up every day from the beginning of June 2020.
Now, these cases are increasing every day and the number is touching 100,000 today. This implies that number may be somewhere between 250,000 to 300,000 by the end of June 2020.
More worrisome is the fact that Pakistanis are not prepared to fight the corona virus. And at the same time, there are some other predictions of another pandemic coming around the world. Yes, There Is Another Pandemic Coming By The End Of 2020.