Four new cases of Indian-variant corona reported in Sindh

By: News Desk      Published: 01:57 PM, 31 May, 2021
Four new cases of Indian-variant corona reported in Sindh

The Sindh Health Department has confirmed that four more Indian variant corona cases have been reported in Sindh taking the tally to five across the country, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

Sindh Health Department spokesman said that four cases of Indian-variant coronavirus have been reported in Sindh province. 

The health authorities are now looking for possible other cases of Indian variant COVID-19 virus with the technique of contact tracing.

Earlier, National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Sunday released details of the only confirmed Pakistani infected by the Indian variant of Covid-19.

The NCOC shared details of the Pakistani citizen who had contracted the Indian strain, and claimed that effective screening and quarantine for international travellers had prevented secondary infections of the variant (B.1.617.2).

Reports said that Prime Minister Imran Khan is also set to chair a meeting of the National Coordination Committee (NCC) on Monday (today), during which the virus situation in the country and the progress of the steps taken to check its spread will be discussed.