KARACHI: The Government of Sindh Spokesman and Advisor on Law and Environment Barrister Murtaza Wahab updates about the number of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients in the province reaches to 76.
According to the Murtaza Wahab, “50 people who had arrived in Sukkur from Taftan, Iran Border have tested positive for the virus, also 1 positive case from Hyderabad, so the total patients have reached 76 in Sindh only.”
Sindh Government is considering to seal the border with Balochistan and Punjab for travelling, Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah is monitoring the situation in the province and visiting the hospitals and isolation wards.
So far 2 cases have recovered from the coronavirus and 74 are being kept in the isolation units.
The seperate testing laboratory has been established at Jinnah Hospital Karachi for the tests of patients suffering from Coronavirus.
The total number of Coronavirus cases in Pakistan reaches 95.
Globally crosses 156,000 and more than 6,000 people have died due to the coronavirus, The epicentre of the outbreak has now shifted to Europe which is recording a rapid rise in the new cases daily.