- Pakistan Embassy in Washington DC has been quickly closed
- Embassy sources say two staff examined constructive for COVID-19
- An announcement by the embassy mentioned the constructing will probably be disinfected in the intervening time and remainder of the staffers will bear exams
WASHINGTON DC: The Embassy of Pakistan in Washington DC has quickly closed its doorways resulting from potential publicity to the novel coronavirus.
Sources advised Geo.television that the transfer got here after two embassy staff examined constructive for COVID-19.
An announcement issued right here on Monday mentioned that the embassy would stay closed for 3 days, from January 4 to January 6.
“In the meantime, we will carry out decontamination of the premises and testing of the staff,” the assertion learn.
The consular providers will stay suspended throughout this era however on-line services for visa and passport renewal, in addition to mail-in visa providers, will stay operational.
The assertion additionally offered emergency contacts.