Pakistan seals borders with Iran, Afghanistan

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Our Correspondent
Chagai

Pakistan on Wednesday sealed its land borders with Iran and Afghanistan over apprehensions regarding transmission of new variants of the coronavirus to the country. “The routes to the border have been completely sealed,” sources said.

Pakistan had on Sunday announced to revise its land border management policy with neighbouring Iran and Afghanistan.

In view of the recommendations of the National Command and Operation Centre competent authorities have taken the decision in order to halt the transfer of new variants of coronavirus from the neighbouring countries with revision in the land border management policy.