TDN World Desk: In the wake of raging coronavirus infection Pakistan government announced 1.25 trillion package, on Wednesday to contain coronavirus . The package will grant relief to SMEs and daily wage workers.

“The federal and provincial governments are working together,” Special Assistant to Prime Minister Hafeez Sheikh said, as reported by DAWN.

To battle the pandemic, Pakistan prime minister on wednesday announced to reduce petrol and diesel prices by Rs 15.

“Petrol, diesel, kerosene and light diesel will all be reduced by Rs15 per litre,” he said.

A total of 1,022 cases of coronavirus infection have been repoted in the country, while death toll climbed to 8.