ISLAMABAD/KARACHI/LAHORE/QUETTA/PESHAWAR: The epic coronavirus – which began in the focal China city of Wuhan towards the finish of December 2019 – has spread to all mainlands barring Antarctica. The COVID-19 respiratory sickness brought about by the puzzling disease has so far executed a great many individuals and tainted a huge number of others over the globe.
Despite the fact that the lethal invasion has been contained by the Chinese government in Wuhan, the infection has now spread somewhere else, particularly in Europe and the United States, with the World Health Organization pronouncing Europe as the new focal point of the viral malady.
Pakistan, in spite of its closeness with China, stayed sound by the infection until February 26 when a youngster from Karachi tried positive for the novel coronavirus. The man, in his twenties, had come back from Iran, which is likewise one of the most exceedingly terrible hit nations.
After a short delay following the main case, COVID-19 cases saw a sharp flood as more travelers coming back from Iran tried positive regardless of the way that they were isolated for 14 days at the Pak-Iran outskirt intersection of Taftan in Balochistan.
Pakistan affirmed the fourth setback from the infection on March 22, four days after initial two patients – the two explorers coming back from Iran and Saudi Arabia – kicked the bucket of the coronavirus in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. The third setback – a septuagenarian malignant growth survivor – was affirmed in Karachi on March 20.
The across the nation count of COVID-19 patients has bounced to 703 with 333 cases in Sindh; 104 in Balochistan; more than 152 in Punjab; 31 in K-P; 71 in Gilgit-Baltistan; 11 in Islamabad; and one in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
Since the circumstance stays liquid, the details are changing quick and we’re refreshing them as needs be.