KP Govt imposed ban on gatherings, indoor marriages

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has imposed a ban on indoor weddings after rising number of COVID-19 cases. The decision has been taken to comply with NCOC directives which contained instructions and restrictions for high disease prevalence cities of Peshawar and Abbottabad. A notification issued by Home and Tribal Affairs Department said that there will be complete ban on indoor weddings, however, oRead More…

DC Bahawalpur visits Coronavirus Vaccination Centre

BAHAWALPUR:Deputy Commissioner Bahawalpur Irfan Ali Kathia visited the Corona Vaccination Center located at Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Satellite Town Bahawalpur. Focal person Dr Rao Muhammad Zakir and Assistant Commissioner City Naeem Sadiq Cheema were also present on the occasion. The Deputy Commissioner inspected the various departments at the Corona Vaccination Center and inquired about the corona Read More…

Covid claims 39 more lives over last 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: Thirty-nine more deaths due to Coronavirus and 2,783 fresh positive cases of the infection have been reported in the country. According to National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) statistics, 49,247 tests were conducted while positivity ratio remained Five point six five percent. The death toll due to pandemic has now reached 22,760. Read More…

COVID-19 claims 26 more patients, infects 1,420 others

KARACHI: As many as 26 more patients of coronavirus died overnight, lifting the death toll to 5,647 and 1,420 new cases emerged when 16,528 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Wednesday. He added that 26 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 5,647 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Shah said that 1Read More…

Corona claims 15 lives in Pakistan during last 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: As many as 15 more deaths due to Coronavirus and 1,808 new positive cases of the infection were reported in the country during the last 24 hours. According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 47,015 tests were conducted, while positivity ratio remained three point eight four percent. The death toll due to pandemic in the country has reached 22,597. Read More…

Consignment of 2.5 million doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine arrives in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: A consignment of 2.5 million doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, donated by the United States, arrived here at Islamabad International Airport on Friday. According to a press release issued by the US Embassy, these vaccines are being delivered to the Pakistani people in partnership with the COVAX global vaccine initiative, UNICEF, and the Government of Pakistan. In a statement, US Embassy Charge dRead More…

Corona claims 36 lives over last 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: Thirty-six more people died of Coronavirus, while 935 fresh positive cases of the infection have been reported in the country over the last 24 hours. According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 46,842 tests of the infection were conducted while positivity ratio remained one point nine percent. The death toll due to Covid-19 in the country has now reached 22,188. Read More…

Covid claims 14 more patients, infects 595 others

LARKANA: As many as 14 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 5,341 and 595 new cases emerged when 13,985 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that 14 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives, lifting the death toll to 5,341 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Shah said that 13,985Read More…

37 more Covid patients die in Pakistan

KARACHI: As many as 37 more patients died of coronavirus in Pakistan during the last 24 hours while 1,050 new virus cases emerged. The country-wide death toll from the virus has surged to 21,977 so far since the outbreak of the disease in February 2020. According to a Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation, and Coordination report issued on Sunday, a total of 948,268 people have been tested positive foRead More…

People at stake as Umerkot go short of Covid vaccines

UMERKOT: Umerkot faces coronavirus vaccines shortage since last five days, exposing Sindh government’s claim of keeping the health sector among its top priorities, affected people told PPI on Saturday. Sinovac, PakVac and CanSino vaccines are not available at Civil Hospital Umerkot’s Covid-19 Vaccination Centre for the last five days due to which citizens could not get vaccination doses and were forced to returnRead More…