Suggested Amendments to the Epidemic Diseases Act and Disaster Management Act in light of COVID-19

COVID-19 has taken an uncontrollable toll in the world as well as the country. To control the disastrous effect of the virus, the country has been put under a continuous series of lockdowns and measures like quarantine have been taken. We still have not been able to contain the virus wholly form spreading. In thisContinue reading “Suggested Amendments to the Epidemic Diseases Act and Disaster Management Act in light of COVID-19”

Disaster Management Act and The Novel Coronavirus

On March 11, 2020, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyeses, in his media briefing of the novel coronavirus, announced that based on WHO’s assessment of the threat possessed by the coronavirus, WHO has decided to declare the current situation as a pandemic. He further appealed to the nations all over the world to actively take steps andContinue reading “Disaster Management Act and The Novel Coronavirus”