Islamabad: Monday proved to be another bad day for the country as 89 patients died due to Covid-19 in different cities in last 24 hours. According to data presented to CNOC 2,885 people test positive to coronavirus. 33,610 tests performed on last day.
Total active cases of corona reached to 44,318 and 370,474 people recovered from the infection. Country has imposed many restriction to curb the Covid-19 but infection rate in increasing rapidly. Schools, colleges and educational institutions already closed to protect the students.
Pakistan has decided to buy corona vaccine from different sources and negotiating with Russia and China to import it quickly. A sum of 150 million dollars has been allocated to procure the vaccine in a cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan.
In first phase the health workers and old patients who are at risk will be vaccinated.