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  • Apr 16 2021

    COVID-19: ‘Double mutant’ Covid variant found in India

    A new “double mutant” variant of the coronavirus has been detected from samples collected in India.National Institute of Virology (NIV) shared limited data showing a break-up of 361 genome-sequenced samples collected between January and March this year. The headline finding from the analysis: the presence of a double mutation was detected in 220 — almost […]

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  • Apr 06 2021

    Schools in Corona-affected districts remain closed until April 28th

    Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood has said that schools from class I to VIII in Corona affected districts across the country will remain closed till April 28. In a media briefing after the NCOC meeting, Shafqat Mehmood said that classes from class I to VIII would be online in 13 affected districts of Punjab. […]

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  • Apr 04 2021

    Sindh suspends on-campus school classes till grade 8 from April 6

    The Sindh government has suspended physical classes at schools for grades nursery to eight for 15 days as coronavirus infections rise. According to Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani, classes will go online from April 6, Tuesday at all private and public schools. The decision was taken in view of the Covid-19 situation.

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  • Mar 31 2021

    Murad Ali Shah stresses on complete lockdown

    Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah has once again urged the federation to carry out a complete lockdown for two weeks. Will have to break the force. Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah appeared in the Islamabad Accountability Court where he said that the coronavirus cases surge would be curbbed only if inter-provincial transport is […]

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  • Mar 29 2021

    Sindh urges fed to import coronavirus vaccine not just rely on aid

    Sindh government spokesman Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that out of 220 million people,so far 2.2 million people have not been vaccinated against the corona virus,federal govt still depending on aid vaccine to cope with the pandemic. Talking to media, Murtaza Wahab criticized the government and said that it is the responsibility of the federation to […]

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  • Mar 29 2021

    COVID-19 positivity ratio reaches 11.20 pc

    The National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) on Monday reported that the COVID-19 positivity ratio across the country has reached 11.20 percent. According to details, highest positivity rate of the pandemic was recorded in Swat at 23 percent followed by Peshawar at 22 percent, Nowshera at 19 percent, Lahore at 17 percent and Islamabad at […]

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  • Mar 27 2021

    UK coronavirus variant spreading rapidly in country, warns Asad Umar

    Asad Umar, head of the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) and federal minister for planning, says the British version of the corona virus is more dangerous and is spreading rapidly in the region. A meeting of the NCOC was held under the chairmanship of Asad Umar. In a media briefing after the meeting, Asad […]

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  • Mar 24 2021

    Aamir Khan tests positive for COVID-19, goes into self-quarantine

    Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has been tested positive for COVID-19. A lot of celebrities from both the Bollywood and Television industry have contracted the virus. We’ve heard about actors like– Manoj Bajpyaee, Satish Kaushik, Kartik Aaryan, Ranbir Kapoor, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’s Mayur Vakani, and others. 

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  • Mar 24 2021

    Micro smart lockdown imposed in 3 subdivisions of Karachi Central District

    The deputy commissioner of the Central District of Karachi has Wednesday imposed micro smart lockdown in some areas of three subdivisions to stop the spread of coronavirus. The micro smart lockdown will remain implemented in union councils and units of North Karachi, North Nazimabad and Liaquatabad till April 6 according to the notification. The lockdown […]

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  • Mar 22 2021

    NCOC decides to more tighten the restrictions to curb Covid-19 outbreak

    National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Monday has decided to increase restrictions of activities contributing to rise in coronavirus positivity. In a post on social-networking website Twitter, Federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said, “In the NCOC meeting this morning, we decided to increase restrictions of activities contributing to sharp increase […]

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