Has new coronavirus uk spread reached Punjab?
January 3, 2021
LAHORE: The Punjab Health Department has denied reports of new cases of coronavirus uk in the province.
According to the details, regarding the new strain of corona virus spread in the coronavirus uk , the Punjab Health Department has said that no case of this case has been reported in the province. Are sent to NIH.
Secretary Primary and Secondary Health Care Captain (retd) Mohammad Usman said that the woman who came to Corona Posito in a private hotel did not undergo gene sequencing.
“It is not possible to declare the type of corona virus without gene sequencing,” he said.
He further said that it is not necessary for the patients coming from UK to have a new type of virus, only after the results of gene sequencing can the presence of a new type of corona virus in Punjab be confirmed.
Confirmation of new strain of coronavirus in 3 travelers from UK
It may be recalled that on December 29, the Sindh Health Department had confirmed a new strain of corona virus in 3 out of 12 passengers coming from the UK. The Sindh Health Department said that out of 12 passengers coming from UK, 6 crore positive cases were positive and 3 out of 6 positive cases were similar to the new virus.
According to the department, the virus also bears a resemblance to the type of genotyping that emerged in the UK