KARACHI/ISLAMABAD/PESHAWAR/QUETTA/LAHORE: The tale 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 disease brought about by the strange virus has so far murdered a huge number of individuals and contaminated a huge number of others over the globe.
In spite of the fact that the dangerous pervasion 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 proclaiming Europe as the new focal point of the viral sickness.
Pakistan, regardless of its closeness with China, stayed sound until February 26 when a youngster from Karachi tried positive for the novel coronavirus. He had come back from Iran – one of the most noticeably awful hit nations.
After a short delay following the principal case, COVID-19 cases saw a sharp flood as more travelers coming back from Iran tried positive.
The across the country count of COVID-19 patients takes off past 1,500 with 469 cases in Sindh, 557 in Punjab, 138 in Balochistan, 188 in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 111 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 39 in Islamabad and two in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
The infection has asserted 12 lives in Pakistan. Then again, 25 patients have completely recuperated.
Since the circumstance stays liquid, the details are changing quick and we’re refreshing them as needs be.