The new coronavirus — COVID-19 — was first confirmed on December 31 in Wuhan, China. The World Health Organisation classified COVID-19 as pandemic on March 11. Countries all over the world have taken extraordinary measures to contain the spread of the virus and deal with infected people. Some of these measures include travel bans, urging citizens to self-isolate and closing educational institutions.
Dawn.com takes a look at what Pakistan — which has counted 34 confirmed cases since Feb 26 — has done to contain the spread of the virus.
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