Azad Jammu and Kashmir PM announces three-week lockdown to combat virus


MUZAFFARABAD: To stem the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider on Monday announced a three-week lockdown in the region starting midnight, reported ARY News. The AJK premier appealed to the public to stay in and avoid going out unnecessarily. Unveiling the restrictions, he said transport will remain suspended and people will not be allowed to go out unnecessarily during this period.