Karachi: Despite the national blockade, the new coronavirus is still spreading across the country, but six policemen have been infected with this infectious disease in port cities.
The source conveyed that the driver of a senior police officer and a personal staff member was infected with a deadly virus, and several other police officers in the metropolitan east and west regions were infected with the disease.
It has been decided to make the police suspected of being infected.
The source said that the spread of the disease among the police will make the situation worse. They said that the police had been performing their duties on the road dealing with the crowd during the blockade and had maintained direct contact with the public.
They said special measures must be taken to protect the police from deadly viruses.
Earlier today, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah confirmed that in the past 24 hours, there have been 93 new cases of coronavirus in the province.
In a video statement released from the CM House, he said that 569 new tests were conducted and 93 of them turned to out be positive.
He said, “So far, 13,309 tests have been conducted for the COVID-19 and 1411 of them turned to be positive.”