PPP postpones Rawalpindi public meeting

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Staff Reportr
Karachi

The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has postponed the Rawalpindi public gathering, scheduled for April 4, marking the 42nd death anniversary of its founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, amid coronavirus outbreak in Rawalpindi.

The announcement was made by Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani. He further said it is expected that same public gathering would now be held in Larkana on April 4.

Earlier in the day, the Sindh Health Department had voiced concerns over the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Rawalpindi public gathering in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, said sources Covid cases positivity rate in Rawalpindi is currently 17 per cent, while Sindh currently stands at 2 per cent, public gathering in Rawalpindi may result in a pandemic outbreak in the province, the health department had informed PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.

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