Pakistan Reports 45 Deaths During Last 24 Hours


Pakistan reports 45 deaths during last 24 hours

National Command and Operation Centre says 45 people died due to the contagion during this period taking the total death tally to 10, 863.

LAHORE: (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News-Jan 15th, 2021) Pakistan recorded 45 more deaths due to COVID-19 during last 24 hours.

The official statistics showed that 2,417 new cases of COVID-19 surfaced during the same period. The death toll reached to 10, 863 due to COVID-19 in Pakistan.

NCOC had earlier suggested certain rules for the persons suspected with COVID-19 or its mild symptoms. It asked the citizens to wear face mask all the times except during eating & drinking or while washing the face, shaving or taking a bath, the mask should be changed when it gets soiled or moist, Persons who cannot tolerate a face mask should rigorously observe respiratory hygiene. Coughing or sneezing into a bent elbow and subsequently performing ‘hand hygiene only’ isnot a complete recommendation. (Refer to guidelines for respiratory hygiene).

Caregivers or those sharing a living space with persons suspected of COVID-19 must wear a face mask and observe physical distancing.

Fida Hussnain

Fida Hussnain is a lahore based journalist. He writes on politics, religion, social issues and climate change. He is also a research fellow at University of Gujrat.