Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says that is the value we had to pay for keeping the infection out of the nation.
The Minister adds while the disturbance might be transitory, the pandemic has likewise permitted us to predict the sorts of interruption that anticipate us if environmental change quickens.
“Regardless of whether we should react to a typhoon, or to loss of occupation because of changing climatic examples, or to a pandemic, we should build our aggregate endeavors and create viable systems to target and address the variables and conditions that make us powerless.”
Sayed-Khaiyum says that well before COVID-19 turned into a family term, a push to create enactment proposed to improve coordination expected to limit the effect of such dangers on our kin and the economy was in progress.
He adds the pandemic has presented a bunch of new treacherous dangers that have additionally approved the significance of building public ability to foresee and oversee hazard.
The Minister says COVID-19, similar to environmental change, is a transboundary danger and one that again flags the need to proactively shape the vision for the future we need.