26% of patients infected with corona have fully recovered: Dr. Zafar Mirza
Corona has been diagnosed in 14% of people in quarantine centers, tests have been received in 41,000 people in quarantine centers: Special Assistant for Health
26% of the patients affected by Corona in Islamabad have fully recovered. Dr. Zafar Mirza, Special Assistant to PM Imran Khan for Health, said that 26% of the patients affected by Corona in the country have fully recovered. He said that corona has been diagnosed in 14% of the people kept in quarantine centers and tests have been received in 41 thousand people kept in quarantine centers.
The number of corona patients in Pakistan has reached 17,699. He said that training was being imparted to the doctors of the four provinces, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit and the training of doctors and other staff was in progress. Dr Zafar Mirza, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Health, said that the Ministry of Health had not questioned the performance of the National Disaster Management Authority and the media should refrain from airing irresponsible news.
He clarified that there was no such thing in the post which was aired by the concerned news channel on the Ministry of Health. Dr Zafar Mirza, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Health, said that those areas where the chances of spreading the virus were relatively low were gradually being released. He said that if SOPs were not strictly implemented in the concerned sectors, the potential benefits would not be reaped.
Dr Zafar Mirza said that on the one hand they want to stop the spread of the disease and on the other hand they want to see the recovery of the economy. In the last 24 hours, 7,971 tests were performed, in which 622 more people tested positive for the corona virus, bringing the total number of corona cases in the country to 17,439.
Similarly, 6 more patients died in the last 24 hours. The total death toll has risen to 391. So far, 4,315 patients have fully recovered across the country. Excluding the recovered patients, the number of active cases of corona in Pakistan has come down to 13,656. The highest number of corona cases in Punjab has reached 6340. The number of corona cases in Sindh has reached 6053. 2627 cases have been reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 1049 in Balochistan, 343 in Islamabad, 339 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 66 in Azad Kashmir. According to the National Command and Operations Center, coronavirus prevalence is 84 percent in local cases and 16 percent in foreign cases.