On Front Lines of COVID-19 Fight, Pakistan Police Lack Safety Gear

April 06, 2020 04:08 PM
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Police are on the front lines of fighting the spread of the coronavirus in Pakistan. The government has imposed a partial lockdown and restrictions on movement and travel, authorizing the police to implement those orders. Yet across the country, these law enforcers lack adequate safety equipment and face other issues. VOA’s Ayesha Tanzeem reports from the capital, Islamabad.