Pakistan needs a ‘smart lockdown’: report


Globally, and in Pakistan, there is an internal struggle to devise of the best way forward in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. For developing countries like Pakistan, the choices are even harder, between preventing the spread of the deadly virus and ensuring people don?t lose their livelihoods during the lockdown. The Centre for Economic Research in Pakistan (CERP), an independent policy institution based in Lahore, has come up with a proposal, after consulting several government officials across Pakistan.