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April 6, 2020 – 12:00 am | No Comment

ISLAMABAD:The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country have reached to 3277.
These include 1493 cases in Punjab, 881 in Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 405, Balochistan 191, Gilgit-Baltistan 210, Islamabad Capital Territory 82 and Azad Kashmir 15. According to National Command and Operation Centre, 397 new coronavirus cases were detected …

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