Given the fixed enhance in coronavirus circumstances, authorities are contemplating imposing an entire lockdown in Lahore for one or two weeks.
On this regard, a proposal shall be forwarded on the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) assembly at this time (Monday). A last determination shall be made after approval from the NCOC and Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Pakistan studies over 4,000 new circumstances
The third wave of coronavirus has gripped the nation because it reported 4,584 new coronavirus circumstances within the final 24 hours with a positivity ratio of 10.29%.
NCOC knowledge revealed that 58 folks misplaced their lives to the coronavirus within the final 24 hours, taking the nationwide loss of life toll to 15,501.
About 3,135 sufferers throughout the nation have recovered from the virus within the final 24 hours, bringing the entire variety of recoveries to six,34,835 as of at this time.
Name for harder measures
The Punjab well being division stated that markets are already being closed at 6pm to curb the unfold of coronavirus.
A gathering of the Punjab Cupboard sub-committee on the continued virus state of affairs was held below the chairpersonship of Punjab Well being Minister Dr Yasmeen Rashid.
The committee expressed concern over the deteriorating state of affairs of the third wave of the pandemic throughout the province.
In the course of the assembly, the committee beneficial harder measures in cities with greater than 15% optimistic circumstances.