COAS, Bill Gates discuss Pakistan's Covid-19 response, resumption of Polio campaigns August 15, 2020
The Army Chief attributed the success in fight against Covid-19 to a true national response executed through the mechanism of National Command and Operation Center, which allowed optimisation of resources.
About Pakistan's efforts against polio, the Army Chief said it was a national cause and national effort for a polio free Pakistan. He said credit goes to grassroots workers including mobile teams, Law Enforcement Agencies and healthcare representatives.
Both also discussed the safe start and efforts needed to effectively conduct polio campaign under COVID environment.