Karachi: Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah expressed concern about the increase in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Karachi on Wednesday. CM Shah said in a video statement that it should strengthen its lock on the spread of the virus.
“Sindh has recorded the highest daily increase in number of confirmed cases today. The total number of cases in the country has crossed 10,000 already. Most of the cases in Sindh are from Karachi. This is very concerning,” CM Shah said in his statement.
“320 new cases emerged in Sindh today and take the total number of cases in the province to 3,373. Local transmission of virus cases is increasing and all of us need to keep our eyes open to this ominous development,” CM Shah said addressing the citizens.
“Three more patients have also died of the virus, bringing the total number of virus deaths in the province to 69,” he said, before presenting the breakdown of the virus cases in localities in Sindh and across the province.