Third time 17 died from coronavirus in a day: Zafar Mirza

By: AFP      Published: 06:12 PM, 22 Apr, 2020
Third time 17 died from coronavirus in a day: Zafar Mirza

Special Assistant to PM on Health, Dr Zafar Mirza has said that the next four weeks are critical regarding the coronavirus which cost the lives of another 17 during last 24 hours.

Zafar Mirza said that despite our efforts, the contagion is spreading, and said “There are certain things in our hands; yet, there are things we don’t have any power over them.”

He said “It’s the third time that 17 people died from the coronavirus in a single day,” and reiterated the need to take up maximum preventive measures.

He said the coronavirus is a pandemic and a huge challenge, and it’s essential to have proper awareness in order to avoid the infection.