CHAMAN: The border with Chaman between Pakistan and Afghanistan will close for a week with the coronavirus epidemic.
According to details, the decision was taken in a tribal jirga and the return of the Aghan migrants will also remain suspended.
On the other hand, the health department told us that the screening of 15,000 people on the northern border of Afghanistan had been completed. The border is closed for seven days.
In connection with this, another case of coronavirus was reported in Pakistan on Sunday when a 50-year-old patient in Karachi was diagnosed with the virus. The patient and his family are isolated.
Minister of Health Dr. Zafar Mirza said the government took all possible measures to protect people against the virus and stressed that there was no reason to panic.
He said the government is doing everything it can to prevent the virus from spreading across the country and that federal and provincial governments have set up isolation rooms in hospitals.