Punjab reports 1916 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours.
LAHORE (city News) – Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid has said that 1916 more people have tested positive for coronavirus in the province today. The minister said that number of ventilators has been increased amid rising number of coronavirus cases in the country.
Dr. Yasmin Rashid, while addressing a press conference, said that when government eased the lockdown, people assumed that the coronavirus pandemic has ended. She added that coronavirus cases increased due to violations of SOPs by people, however, government fined shopkeepers and closed markets for violating government orders.
The provincial health minister claimed that Punjab is conducting most coronavirus tests per day. She emphasized that taking precautions is the only solution to coronavirus problem and urged people to take measures to curb the spread of the virus.