- Positivity fee of coronavirus instances spikes to eight.4% in federal capital Wednesday.
- District well being officer says about 443 instances reported in Islamabad as of at this time.
- Well being official warns in opposition to imposition of extra sensible lockdowns in Islamabad.
ISLAMABAD: The positivity fee of coronavirus instances spiked as much as 8.4% within the federal capital on Wednesday.
In keeping with the district well being officer, about 443 instances have been reported in Islamabad as of at this time – which is the very best variety of coronavirus instances reported in a day this yr.
Within the final 24 hours, about 5,260 coronavirus exams have been carried out in Islamabad out of which 443 got here again optimistic.
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Given the alarming numbers, the well being official warned in opposition to the imposition of extra sensible lockdowns within the metropolis.
“More restrictions will be imposed in Islamabad to curb the virus spread. Citizens should strictly follow coronavirus SOPs,” he confused.
He additionally stated that these in touch with the coronavirus sufferers are being traced, including that well being specialists are intently monitoring the scenario.