Monday, June 27, 2022
Home International News World Health News Karachi, Hyderabad witness steady increase in COVID-19 cases

Karachi, Hyderabad witness steady increase in COVID-19 cases

A healthcare worker can be seen giving a jab to an elderly woman in this file photo. — PPI/File
  • Another 171 people test positive for COVID-19 in a single day in Pakistan.
  • Positivity ratio surges to 1.53%.
  • 57 patients of infectious disease have been shifted to ICU.

The positivity ratio of COVID-19 cases in Karachi and Hyderabad, once again, crossed 10% amid a steady increase in cases across the country, data from the National Institute of Health (NIH) showed on Monday.

According to the stats, 171 new infections were detected after 11,212 coronavirus diagnostic tests performed across the country, which placed Pakistan’s positivity ratio at 1.53% and the overall case count at 1,532,153.

Moreover, at least 57 patients with infectious diseases have been shifted into the critical care unit during the last 24 hours.

According to the NIH stats, Pakistan’s active case count reached 3,369.

The case count has increased across the country, particularly in Hyderabad where the positivity ratio reached 16.67%. As per the stats, the positivity ratio in different cities is as follows:

City Positivity Ratio
Karachi 10.08%
Mir Pur Azad Kashmir 5.26%
Islamabad  2.07%
Mardan  3.39%
Abbottabad  1.2%
Lahore  1%

Source link


Pakistan’s COVID-19 positivity ratio reaches 3.19%

Pedestrians in a market wearing masks amid rising COVID-19 cases in Pakistan - 2021 — AFPThe country is seeing an increase in COVID-19...

Polio: Virus found in London prompts misleading vaccine claims

In rare cases, that can be passed on to others - although it shouldn't make them ill, particularly if they have already been...

Children aged between 6 and 10 saw most increase in screen time during pandemic: study

Screen time is detrimental for children's health.—UnsplashScientists say increases observed on all age groups.Not only academic and professional, but leisure screen time also...

Thanks to Support using this Blog site.

Most Popular

असम में नहीं थम रहा बाढ़ का संकट, 5 और लोगों की हुई मौत, 22 लाख से ज्यादा लोग प्रभावित

गुवाहाटी: असम में बाढ़ से पांच और लोगों की मौत हो गई और 25 जिलों में 22 लाख से अधिक लोग प्रभावित हैं....

SBI PO Result 2022 Prelims Merit list, Score Card Download

SBI PO Results 2022 Prelims Merit list, Scorecard download will be discussed here. Within a month after the test, the State Bank of...

APPSC AE Admit card 2022 Exam Date, Hall Ticket Download

APPSC AE Admit Card 2022 Exam Date will be discussed in our article. Assistant Engineer Exam Hall Ticket release & download link details....

SSC CPO Cut off Marks 2022 SC ST OBC Gen Selection Marks

SSC CPO Cut off marks 2022 SC ST OBC Gen selection marks will be discussed here. In this essay, we will discuss the...

Recent Comments