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Coronavirus: Pakistan reports 1,303 COVID-19 cases in a day

Coronavirus: Pakistan reports 1,303 COVID-19 cases in a day

Pakistan reported 1,303 cases of the coronavirus on Friday, as per data from the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC).  The country has seen a decline in the number of coronavirus cases on a daily basis after ramping up vaccinations.  While Pakistan reported a coronavirus positivity rate of 3.21%, 47 …

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Coronavirus: Pakistan administers 10mn doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Coronavirus: Pakistan administers 10mn doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan achieved the milestone of administering 10,000,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine to people on Wednesday, with federal minister Asad Umar saying the country aimed to increase this  to achieve the target of vaccinating 70 million people by December 2021.  Addressing a brief …

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COVID positivity rate less than 3% first time in nearly 4 months

COVID positivity rate less than 3% first time in nearly 4 months

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan reported a coronavirus positivity rate of 2.94% Tuesday morning. This is the first time the country has reported a positivity rate below 3% since February 14 when the positivity rate stood at 2.61%. In its daily data, the National Command and Operation Centre said 1,383 new COVID-19 cases …

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Sindh govt eases COVID-19 restrictions starting June 7

Sindh govt eases COVID-19 restrictions starting June 7

Photo: File The government of Sindh on Sunday announced that it has decided to ease some of the COVID-19 restrictions earlier imposed to curb the rapid spread of the virus in the province. The decisions were taken during the meeting of the Sindh Coronavirus Task Force, with Chief Minister Sindh …

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South African, Indian variants of COVID-19 found in KP patients

South African, Indian variants of COVID-19 found in KP patients

Microscopic image of the novel coronavirus. Photo: File. The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Friday confirmed to have detected the Indian and the South African variants of the novel coronavirus in Peshawar. According to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Secretary  Syed Imtiaz Hussain Shah, one patient was found to be infected with …

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