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Karachi’s coronavirus infection rate hits 10.71%

Karachi's coronavirus infection rate hits 10.71%

Students wearing face masks arrive at their school in Karachi, on February 2, 2021. — INP/File KARACHI: The Sindh Health Department on Thursday said the city’s COVID-19 infection rate had hit 10.71% in the last 24 hours, and did not fall below 10% in the last week. The health department …

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Coronavirus vaccine availability in Pakistan satisfactory: NCOC

Coronavirus vaccine availability in Pakistan satisfactory: NCOC

This photograph shows a syringe poses on a vial of AstraZeneca anti-COVID-19 vaccine in a pharmacy in Paris on March 12, 2021. — AFP/File The COVID-19 vaccine availability in the country is satisfactory,  the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) said Tuesday in a statement. The development came during an …

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Coronavirus positivity ratio in Karachi reaches 11.46%

Coronavirus positivity ratio in Karachi reaches 11.46%

A spokesperson for the Sindh Health Department said Friday Karachi had recorded a COVID-19 infection rate of 11.46% in the last 24 hours. The spokesperson said Karachi registered 404 cases, with an infection rate of 11.46%, while Hyderabad recorded 15 infections, taking its positivity ratio to 4.11%. The remaining districts …

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Coronavirus in Pakistan: Another 44 die from COVID-19 in a day

Coronavirus in Pakistan: Another 44 die from COVID-19 in a day

File photo Pakistan reported 44 deaths from coronavirus in a day on Friday, taking the total number of deaths in the country to 22,152. Data from the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) revealed that 1,052 people tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday.  This brings the positivity ratio across the …

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