ISLAMABAD: Pakistan reported over 100 coronavirus-related deaths for the second straight day immediately, information from the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre confirmed.
In response to the most recent statistics, one other 3,559 individuals have examined constructive for COVID-19, bringing the whole variety of coronavirus instances within the nation to 1,163,688.
With the 101 contemporary fatalities, the countrywide dying toll from COVID-19 has reached 25,889. The nation’s positivity price now stands at 6.63%.
The whole variety of energetic instances within the nation is 93,901 on September 1.
It’s pertinent to say right here that Pakistan is reporting 4,065 new infections on common every day, 69% of the height — the very best day by day common reported on June 17.
Pakistan has administered at the very least 53,314,628 doses of COVID vaccines to date. Assuming each individual wants 2 doses, that’s sufficient to have vaccinated about 12.3% of the nation’s inhabitants.
Vaccination drive for individuals aged 17 years or above begins
The coronavirus vaccination drive for individuals aged 17 years or above begins immediately (September 1) as a part of the federal government’s technique to comprise the unfold of the an infection.
Earlier, individuals who have been 18 or older have been being immunised in opposition to coronavirus within the nation.
Final week, Umar, the top of the NCOC, and Dr Faisal Sultan, the particular assistant to the PM on nationwide well being providers, laws, and coordination, introduced a slew of latest steps and plans to fight COVID-19 instances.
They introduced that 17-year-olds will be capable of obtain coronavirus vaccine pictures from September.
Additionally they stated Pakistan is getting ready to supply inoculations to 15-year-olds and disclosed the federal government’s vaccine mandates for anyone desiring to journey or attend college.