Imran Khan addressed the nation on Monday and announced the formation of the ‘Corona Relief Tiger Force’, which will consist of young volunteers who will help in distributing food and other necessities to poverty stricken areas of Pakistan amidst the coronavirus pandemic that has hit Pakistan.
The registrations for this cause will be carried out on the PM Office portal, starting from March 31st to April 10th.
The force will comprise of young, healthy individuals, who will cater to the needs of the lesser fortunate, such as daily wagers, amidst the lockdown. They will also be responsible for raising awareness within the public about the do’s and don’ts of dealing with COVID-19.
The Tiger Force will collaborate with the civil administration and the Pakistan army to contain the spread of the deadly COVD-19.
If you or someone you know is interested in registering for the Tiger Force, these are the guidelines to follow:
- Download the Citizen Portal App on your phone
- Select the digital form titled Tiger Force
- Fill in the following:
- Mobile Number
- Union Council
The selected volunteers will be working alongside the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA). The volunteers will be providing ration bags and will also be assisting at the quarantine centres and hospitals, as well as collecting data about patients for the Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs).