Special Assistant on Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan has welcomed the Japanese assistance of $2.16 million for Pakistan to deal with the coronavirus.

In a tweet on Thursday, she said Japan has always helped Pakistan in difficult times.

She said the government under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan is taking every possible step for the protection of its people from coronavirus.

She said it is our priority to provide relief to the deserving families.