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The Crisis and the Cracks—Pakistan’s Covid-19 Experience at Taftaan
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InAsia
The Crisis and the Cracks—Pakistan’s Covid-19 Experience at Taftaan
Sep 30, 2020
The Asia Foundation

When a Karachi student returning from Iran became Pakistan’s first documented case of Covid-19, the government quickly moved to quarantine thousands of Shia pilgrims at the remote outpost of Taftaan on the Iran-Pakistan border. But Pakistan’s pandemic response soon stumbled in the resource-poor periphery of the borderland. Read the InAsia blog: https://asiafoundation.org/2020/09/30/podcast-the-crisis-and-the-cracks-pakistans-covid-19-experience-at-taftaan/