Ambreen Shabbir

Ambreen is a freelance writer and content strategist. Holder of a Masters in International Relations, she keenly follows the developments and pitfalls in Global Politics. She writes from the 7th most beautiful capital in the world and appreciates beauty in everything.
Quarantine in Pakistan

Quarantine and What It Means for Pakistan

In collaboration with Anam Jalil Sheik

The upper middle class and elite of Pakistan lounge in appropriately furnished homes with full fridges and a large bag of chips next to them while they worriedly watch the news about increasing cases of COVID-19. Amongst these people are those who have a fixed salary and are somewhat relieved that they are getting two weeks off without doing any work, those who work from home, and those who have enough money to last them a few generations and aren’t really concerned about not being able to step outdoors for a few days. Most of these people are using their free time to catch up on their favorite shows, to message crushes and potential future partners and to strengthen their dating/flirting game.

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