Two passengers who lately arrived in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) from the UK 9UK) examined optimistic for the novel virus. Nevertheless, the stories of one other 25 passengers are nonetheless awaited.
Imtiaz Hussain Shah, the Well being Secretary of KPK advised that 149 passengers traveled from the UK to Pakistan and arrived within the province of KPK. Additionally, 44 out of whom have been traced together with 32 of their contact.
Furthermore, the district administration of the province is directed to hint one other 54 passengers who’re reportedly within the seven areas of KPK together with, Peshawar, Swabi, and Nowshera.
Nevertheless, round 46 folks have offered the wrong deal with which makes it arduous for the federal government to find them.
The 2 sufferers who examined optimistic had been residing in Peshawar and Abbottabad. each are at present below quarantine. Shah additionally added that the Nationwide Institute of Well being in Islamabad will conduct the remainder of the check to find out the character of the pressure.
Beforehand, The novel coronavirus has claimed 85 lives previously 24 hours bringing the nationwide loss of life tally to 9,753.
In response to the nationwide COVID-19 portal, 2,152 infections had been reported in a single day and 1,824 recoveries throughout this era.
The nationwide caseload now stands at 467,222 with 418,958 recoveries. The lively instances toll is 38, 511.