Prime Minister Imran Khan announced on twitter that Pakistan handled the CVID-19 pandemic better than countries in South Asia. The Tweet said, “I want to congratulate my government for the way we handled the Covid-19 pandemic – better than all the countries in South Asia.
Responding to a report on the low unemployment rate of Pakistan, Dr. Fazl is quoted as saying that the country had surpassed other neighboring South Asian countries. The survey was conducted by South Asia Index based on the World Bank data. The unemployment rates in Pakistan are 4.3% while in India, the rate is 8%.