COVID-19 claims 3 more lives, infects 305 others

Karachi, October 23, 2020 (PPI-OT):As many as three more patients died lifting the death toll to 2,594 and 305 new cases emerged when 10,261 tests were conducted raising the tally to 143,222. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Friday. He said that three more patients lost their lives lifting the death toll to 2,594 that constituted 1.8 percent death rate.
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COVID claims 5 more lives, infects 239 cases

Karachi, October 17, 2020 (PPI-OT):As many as five more patients of coronavirus died lifting the death toll to 2579 and 239 more cases emerged when 9094 PCR tests were conducted raising the tally to 141,713.
This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here from CM House on Saturday.
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COVID-19 claims 6 more lives, infects 225 others in Sindh

Karachi, October 16, 2020 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that six more patients of coronavirus lost their lives lifting the death toll to 2574 and 225 more cases emerged when 8429 tests were conducted raising the tally to 141,474. In a statement issued here on Friday, the CM said that six more patients died overnight lifting the death toll to 2574 that constituted 1.8 percent death rate.
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Sindh CM says corona cases spikes can be controlled through SOPs

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that Coronavirus cases were increasing in the province which might be the result of major events such as Eids, Ashura, Chelum and opening of all business and educational activities. “We can contain spikes in the cases through strict implementation of SOPs, otherwise, it would hit new highs in the country,” he said while participating through video linkRead More…

COVID-19 claims six more lives in Sindh

LARKANA:As many as six more patients of COVID-19 died, lifting the death toll to 2551 in Sindh and 163 new cases emerged when 8497 samples were tested raising the tally to 140,294. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here from CM House. He said that six more patients died while struggling against the virus lifting the death toll to 2551 that constituted 1.8 percent deaRead More…

Sindh fined for maintaining slow over-rate

KARACHI:Sindh have been fined Rs25,000 for maintaining a slow over-rate during their Friday’s National T20 Cup fixture against Southern Punjab. In the stipulated time, Sindh were two overs short of their target after taking into account time allowances and, as such, were charged under Article 2.22 of the PCB’s Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel that deals with minimum over-rate offences.
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COVID-19 claims six more lives in Sindh

KARACHI:Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Saturday that six more patients of coronavirus died overnight, raising the death toll from the virus disease to 2,549 across Sindh. In a statement issued here from the CM House, the CM said that the virus death ratio in Sindh had reached 1.8 percent. Shah said that 7,515 samples were tested which diagnosed 221 new virus cases that came to 2.9 percent current deRead More…

Two more fall prey to coronavirus in Sindh

KARACHI:Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said on Friday that two more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives overnight, lifting the death toll from the disease to 2,543 in Sindh province. In a statement issued here from CM House, Shah said that two more patients lost their lives while struggling against the virus, lifting the death toll to 2,543 that constituted 1.8 percent death rate. He added that 182 morRead More…

164 doctors’ posts still vacant at CMCH Larkana

LARKANA: As many as 28% sanctioned posts of general and specialist cadre doctors are still vacant at Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH), Larkana. This information was sent to the Director General, Health Services, Sindh, Hyderabad. Out of 589 total sanctioned CMCH posts, 425 are filled and 164 are vacant due to which poverty-ridden patients have been left alone for mismanagement of the rulers and workload hasRead More…

More than 150,000 dog-bite case recorded in Sindh

Karachi:Upto 150,000 dog-bite cases have been registered throughout Sindh province hospitals from 1st January to 30 September 2020 out of which 17,800 happened in Karachi city alone. According to the data release by Sindh Health Department, the breakup of the cases is: Karachi 17,800, Naushero Feroze 13,000, Khairpur 12,500, Kashmore 11,400, Dadu 11,300, Kamber 9,100, Sanghar 8,000 and Umerkot 7,500. The low doRead More…