Lahore: Chief Minister Usman Buzdar confirmed that another person died from the new Punjab coronavirus, totaling 5 at the provincial and 11 at the national level.
Punjab Prime Minister Usman Buzdar confirmed that one person died from the corona virus and that the number of infected people in the province has risen to 490, compared to 1,373 in Pakistan.
In a tweet, Buzdar said: “With heavy heart, I am confirming that we have lost a 22 years old patient in Faisalabad. Total loss of lives is at 5 now. Currently we have 490 confirmed cases across Punjab.”
“This is a global health emergency and everybody needs to act responsibly and help us save lives,” he said.
Breaking down the provincial tally he said that the most cases were reported in Dera Ghazi Khan’s quarantine facility.
“Details: DGK quarantine 207 cases, Multan quarantine 46, Lahore 115, Gujrat 48, Gujranwala 9, Jhelum 19, Rawalpindi 14, Multan 3, Faisalabad 10, DGK 5, Mandibahuddin 3, Sargodha 2, Nankanasahib 2 & Mianwali 2 and Narowal, RYK, Attock, Bahawalnagar & Khushab have one case each,” he said.