By: The Kabul Times
KABUL: Addressing Afghan nation for COVID-19 response in the country via a video message, President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said needy families would be assisted and jobs created through execution of some projects soon.
In the video message, President Ghani said food would be distributed among those in need through bakeries, mosques, local development councils and other institutions in near future.
He said some big projects would start soon and a number of people would find jobs. President Ghani also thanked traders who assisted poor families in such hard times of the Covid-19 pandemic. He also praised efforts of healthcare works for fighting on frontline against the pandemic.
The president said, “We have been trying to protect the country from tragedy, thus we need help of each of you.” President also called on the nation to seriously follow the guidelines offered by the Ministry of Public Health and by the International Community in this regard.