ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s nerve centre to observe the coronavirus state of affairs on Monday launched a helpline for residents to report any violation of the usual working procedures (SOPs) for COVID-19 from anyplace within the nation.
“In case you come throughout any violation of COVID SOPs, please textual content at Whatsaap quantity 03353336262,” the Nationwide Command and Operation Heart (NCOC) stated on Twitter.
Violations of the coronavirus-related SOPs embrace “non sporting of masks, non adherence to social distancing, over crowding at public locations and so forth”, it stated.
“Please take an image and temporary account of violation and ship it to 03353336262 (0335333NCOC) together with following particulars,” the NCOC added, noting the required particulars included “Location Title”, “Tehsil / District / Metropolis”, “Date and Time”, and “Occasion”.
Pakistan’s coronavirus positivity fee surpasses 11%
Pakistan’s coronavirus state of affairs has worsened worryingly over the previous month, with the COVID-19 positivity fee taking pictures previous 11% because the third wave confirmed no indicators of abating.
Greater than 4,500 of the 40,369 coronavirus checks performed over the previous 24 hours returned optimistic, the NCOC information confirmed, taking the nationwide positivity ratio to 11.21%.
The brand new circumstances took Pakistan’s tally of optimistic coronavirus circumstances to 659,116, of which 264,889, 215,227, 85,531, 56,450, 19,525, 12,484, and 5,010 had been reported in Sindh, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, Balochistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), and Gilgit Baltistan, respectively.
The whole lively coronavirus circumstances in Pakistan are 46,663, whereas 598,197 have recovered from the virus.
The nation additionally misplaced 41 individuals to COVID-19, with essentially the most deaths occurring in KP over the previous 24 hours, and the countrywide dying toll rising to 14,256.