ISLAMABAD (our correspondent):- Pakistan’s authorities has confirmed 22 new cases after that the total confirmed cases climbed to 329 in the country up to Thursday’s noon.
Pakistani officials confirmed to new cases detected in Sindh province which is the most affected province in the country due to corona virus with 211 cases. The authorities also confirmed 22 new covid-19 cases in Balochistan
After Sindh province, 45 in Balochistan, 33 cases confirmed in Punjab, 19 in Khaiber Pakhtunkha, 13 in Gilgit Baltistan, 7 in Islamabad and one in Azad Kashmir.
Zafar Mirza also confirmed first death due to coronavirus in Mardan, KP. The 50 years old deceased person came back from Saudi Arabia after perform Umrah.
One death is also being reported from GB but federal government did not confirmed it and said that the cause of death is not coronavirus.
India is also under attack from this pandemic. Indian Prime Minister Modi has plan to address to the nation tonight in wake of corona pandemic. According to media reports,
Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo says the nation needs to immediately widen its testing for coronavirus after the country reported 55 new cases on Wednesday.
“I ask that the number of testing kits and the number of test centres are increased and we get more hospitals involved,” Widodo said.
Indonesia has recorded a total of 227 cases so far.
Nearly 220,000 people have now been confirmed with the coronavirus globally. At least 84,000 people have recovered from COVID-19, more than 8,800 have died due to coronavirus.