Bill Gates acknowledges Pakistan's efforts to combat COVID-19 August 12, 2020
ISLAMABAD- Prime Minister Imran Khan spoke to Mr. Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and discussed the latest situation on COVID-19 response and resumption of Polio vaccination campaigns in Pakistan.
The Prime Minister shared that the "smart lockdowns" policy of the government has proven to be very effective.
He noted that the repurposing of Polio infrastructure played an important role in COVID-19 response.
Prime Minister Imran Khan and Mr. Gates agreed to continue their cooperation on shared priorities.