No new coronavirus case in Sindh in 18 hours

By: News Desk      Published: 07:41 PM, 31 Mar, 2020
No new coronavirus case in Sindh in 18 hours
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah speaks to the media.–File photo

The good news is that no new coronavirus case was reported in the entire Sindh province from 1:00 am to 7:30 pm on Tuesday.

According to the official tally, currently the number of coronavirus cases in Sindh stands at 627. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that 272 infection cases, which means 43 percent of the total cases, are the pilgrims who returned from Iran. He said that 62 infected people came from abroad and they are 10 percent of the total cases in the province. He said the number of locally transmitted virus cases is 293 and this is 47 percent of the total cases in Sindh. He said he would appeal to people to stay at their homes and help the government defeat the deadly virus. He said it would be difficult to get rid of the contagious disease if people don’t cooperate with the government.