1st Case of Coronavirus Confirmed in Punjab


The first case of Coronavirus has been confirmed in Punjab.

The first case of the Coronavirus has also emerged in the capital of the country’s largest province, Lahore.

A passenger coming to Lahore from Dubai 4 days ago got tested after symptoms of coronavirus. The private lab confirmed the coronavirus in the patient. Punjab government spokesman Musrat Cheema has also confirmed the first case in the province.

She said that the affected patient has been kept in the Isolation ward at Mayo Hospital while tests of his family and home staff have come negative.

On the other hand, the Chief Secretary Punjab said that the meeting headed by Health Minister Punjab Yasmin Rashid decided to implement section 144 in the province.

The total number of infected patients has increased to 53 in the country after confirming the new Coronavirus patients in Sindh and Punjab.

The data shows that there are 35 patients in Sindh, 10 in Balochistan, 4 in Islamabad, 3 in Gilgit-Baltistan and one in Punjab.

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