Covid-19 cases continue to drop in Balochistan: Shahwani | Pakistan Today

Covid-19 cases continue to drop in Balochistan: Shahwani

QUETTA: The spokesman of Balochistan government, Liaquat Shahwani, on Sunday said that provincial government policies are bearing fruits as a further decrease was recorded in the number of Covid-19 confirmed cases across the province.

In a statement, Shahwani said that new coronavirus cases have dropped by 50 per cent in the province. He said that the tally of recovered patients has increased from the active cases and 64 per cent patients of coronavirus have recovered.

The overall tally of infections in Balochistan have now reached 11,157 and the death toll in the province stands at 126, he added.

Shahwani said that more than 7,000 patients have fully recovered from the virus.

As many as 2,521 new coronavirus cases and 74 deaths were reported in the country over the past 24 hours, taking the national tally of cases to 248,872 and fatalities to 5,197.