ISLAMABAD: The Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Monday has taken the choice to impose extra restrictions on actions contributing to sharp enhance in COVID-19 positivity, which has now exceeded 8%.
“Within the NCOC assembly this morning we determined to extend restrictions of actions contributing to a pointy enhance in COVID-19 positivity,” mentioned Federal Minister for Planning, Improvement, and Particular Initiatives Asad Umar on Twitter.
The minister mentioned that the native administration has been directed to tighten the implementation of SOPs and crack down on violations which can be going down.
The discussion board met early morning at the moment to resolve the long run plan of action. Pakistan is presently grappling with the third wave of coronavirus which is claimed to be extra deadly and harmful by the well being authorities.
Pakistan has reported 3,669 new infections, taking the overall variety of COVID-19 instances within the nation to 630,471.
About 43,498 exams had been carried out in the course of the previous 24 hours, whereas 20 individuals succumbed to the illness, in response to the every day knowledge accessible on the NCOC web site.
In a constructive signal, 583,538 individuals have recovered from the an infection within the nation to this point.