Punjab minister defeats coronavirus

By: INP      Published: 08:36 PM, 24 Jun, 2020
Punjab minister defeats coronavirus

Punjab Minister for Human Rights and Minority Affairs Ijaz Alam Augustine said on Wednesday that he beat the coronavirus.

In a statement on Wednesday, he said by grace of the Almighty and, he has been recovered fully from the Covid-19 hit.

“I have thanked the Almighty and supporters who prayed for my recovery,” he said, adding that it was a difficult time; such a disease can be prevented only by taking precautionary measures.

Good wishes and prayers from the people in this difficult time have given a lot of encourage to fight the deadly virus, he said and laid stress on following protective measures to stem the spread of epidemic.

The minister defeated the virus a day after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Secretary General Ahsan Iqbal said he won the combat against Covid-19.

A number of Pakistani politicians including Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid and former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, PTI lawmaker Khurrum Sher Zaman won battle against the coronavirus.