The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Sindh increased to 155, after five additional cases were reported in the province on Tuesday.
The Sindh government spokesman, Murtaza Wahab, announced in a tweet that 36 positive tests have been conducted on the virus in the province and that 119 Iranian pilgrims have been isolated in Sukkur. The disease had been tested positive.
The number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Pakistan has now risen to 188 after the announcement of additional cases by Wahab.
On Monday, the total number of cases in the province stood at 183. Most of the cases were reported from Sindh.
Globally, 158 countries have been affected, more than 6,500 people have died and more than 170,000 infected by the disease called ‘COVID-19’ as it spreads rapidly to new territories.
The epicentre of the outbreak has now shifted to Europe, which is recording a rapid rise in new cases every day.