Lahore:Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that during the last 24 hours one patient has died whereas 60 new corona cases have been reported in the province.

The number of active patients of Covid-19 virus are 1726. 95701 patients out of 99665 have been recovered so far. He said that 1275792 tests have been conducted in the province whereas 12765 tests were entertained during the last 24 hours. 2238 patients affected by coronavirus have died.

He said that precautionary measures are utmost necessary to deal with the second wave of coronavirus. He appealed to the citizens to strictly follow the SOPs issued to deal with Covid-19 virus. Protection of students is the top priority, said Buzdar.

He further maintained that action will be taken against the educational institutions on the violation of SOPs. The situation in Punjab is under control with the blessings of Allah Almighty and due to the effective measures taken by the Punjab government to deal with coronavirus. However, citizens should adopt preventive measures, CM concluded.

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