Corona virus attacks have become more deadly in the country and in the last 24 hours, the epidemic has claimed 136 more lives. According to the National Command and Operations Center, 28,117 tests were carried out in the last 24 hours while a total of 950,782 tests have been conducted. In 24 hours, another 5,839 cases of coronavirus were reported from across the country, bringing the number of infected people to 154,760. Out of which 58 thousand 437 patients have recovered and 2975 deaths.
Corona has the highest number of patients in Punjab province where 58,239 cases have been reported so far. 57,868 cases have been reported in Sindh, 19,107 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 8,437 in Balochistan, 9,242 in Islamabad, 703 in Azad Kashmir and 1,164 in Gilgit-Baltistan. Out of which 58 thousand 437 patients have recovered. In the last 24 hours, a record of 136 deaths has been reported due to corona in the country after which the total number of deaths due to coronavirus has reached 2 thousand 975. Where 1,149 people have lost their lives. 886 people have died in Sindh, 731 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 90 in Islamabad, 17 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 89 in Balochistan, and 13 in Azad Kashmir.
In the last 24 hours, 33 more cases of corona have died in Sindh while 2,287 new cases of the virus have been reported.
In his statement on Tuesday, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said that 11,819 tests were carried out in the last 24 hours to diagnose the virus, out of which 2,287 were positive while 1,000 were positive. 436 belong to Karachi.
He said that a total of 319,231 tests have been conducted in the province so far, as a result of which 57,868 people were found to have coronary heart disease. Rad Ali Shah said that the death toll after the death of 33 patients was 886. Which is one point five percent of the total cases?
The Chief Minister said that presently there are 27,737 patients of Corona out of which 26,170 are in homes while 69 are undergoing treatment in isolation centers and 1,498 in different hospitals. He further said that the condition of 633 patients is critical out of which 109 patients have been shifted to ventilators.
He said that 1,230 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours after which the total number of those who have been cured so far is 29,245 which is 50% of the total cases. He added that the recovery rate had dropped to 48% a few days ago but now it is improving due to better health facilities.
The Chief Minister Sindh has appealed to the people of Sindh, especially Karachi, to ensure strict implementation of SOPs as various Union Councils here have been declared hotspots for Karuna.
Corona virus and precautions
- Keep washing your hands before and after eating. It is also important to wash your hands when cooking, after touching an animal, after seeing a sick person, after sneezing and cleaning your nose.
- The method of hand washing is to first apply soap on the hands for 20 seconds and then wash.
- If you are out of the house, use a sanitizer that contains 60% alcohol.
- Do not touch the mouth, nose and lips as the germs start spreading from there.
- An emergency will occur if you are returning to Pakistan from China, Iran or any other country infected with the Corona virus.
- Difficulty breathing.