The official figures show that 2, 363 new cases of COVID-19 have surfaced in different parts of the country during last 24 hours.
LAHORE: (UrduPoint/ Pakistan Point News-Jan 21st, 2021) Pakistan recorded 54 deaths due to COVID-19 during last 24 hours.
The official statistics showed that 2, 363 new cases of COVID-19 surfaced in different parts of the country during last 24 hours.
Talking to media in Islamabad, he said that negotiations with two pharmaceutical companies are underway for procurement of vaccine as shortlisted by the Technical Committee with the approval of Drug Regularity Authority of Pakistan.
Dr Faisal Sultan said the government machinery is functional in procuring vaccine and we will be able to vaccinate 1.1 million people and procure vaccine for 200 million populations till the first quarter of this year.
He said that registration of 400 thousand health workers has been completed for vaccination in the first phase.