Coronavirus tests of all SC judges come negative

By: News Desk      Published: 03:18 PM, 14 Apr, 2020
Coronavirus tests of all SC judges come negative
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All Supreme Court judges including Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed have been cleared as their coronavirus tests came negative.

Total 18 tests were conducted including of the wife of the Chief Justice of Pakistan. All have been cleared except one employee, Ahsan, who was sent on leave and now is under treatment at Poly Clinic. “His first coronavirus test came negative but the second one was positive,” reported a private TV channel on Tuesday, quoting its sources.

The TV channel, quoting sources, also denied reports on social media that Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed is going into quarantine. Sources termed these reports ‘lies’.

According to the private TV channel, the Chief Justice deferred all his engagements for Tuesday but will take up routine work on Wednesday.