Recently the Council of Ministers approved of a criterion regarding the vehicular movement pass for industries. As per the criterion, the Department of Industries will be granting pass for industries while the Department of Commerce Supplies and Consumer Protection will be responsible for passes regarding goods transportation.Continue reading
This question lingers in the minds of many.
Levitsky and Ziblatt in their book, “How Democracies Die” depicts four characteristics of an authoritarian behavior:
- The rejection, in words or action, of the democratic rules of the game
- The denial of the legitimacy of political opponents
- Toleration or encouragement of violence and
- A willingness to curtail civil liberties of opponents, including the media.
Amidst the fear of rapid contamination of COVID-19, almost all countries around the globe have adhered to strict measures that restrict the movement of the people. Continue reading