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Federal Planning and Development Minister Asad Umar has warned people that Covid-19’s second wave could be worse than the first.
He urged people in an interview with a private news channel to take additional standard operating procedures (SOPs) until a vaccine is developed. The minister said a comprehensive approach to combat the virus in the country was adopted by the Government.
He maintained that the cases of Covid-19 have reduced but that the virus had not eliminated entirely.
In response to a query about the reopening of schools, the minister said schools would reopen with strict precautionary measures, adding that on September 7 a final decision will be made.