In the case of Corona virus cases in Pakistan, 2,482 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours (Pakistan Coronavirus Cases), which has increased the total number of cases to 913,784.
Cases related to increasing Corona variants in Pakistan
Pakistan Coronavirus Update: The government was already upset due to the Coronavirus in Pakistan epidemic, but now its new variants have increased the government’s concern. The variants found in other countries have now reached Pakistan. Here is the first case of Corona virus variant B.1.617.2. This has been confirmed on Friday. This is the same variant that has reached many countries. Health officials here say that seven cases of variants found in South Africa have also been reported. Of course, vaccination campaign is going on in Pakistan, but its pace is very slow.
In a statement issued by the country’s Health Ministry, the National Institute of Health (AIH) has identified the case of B.1.617.2 variants. NIH had genome sequencing of samples collected of SARS CoV-2 in the first three weeks of May 2021 (Pakistan Coronavirus News). The statement said, ‘It has been revealed in the result of sequencing that there are seven cases of B.1.351 (South African variants) and one case of B.1.617.2 variants in the country.’
Contact tracing work started
According to the ministry, as per the health protocol, the work of contact tracing has started in all the cases. These tasks are done by Field Epidemonology, Disease Surveillance Division and Islamabad District Officer (Pakistan Coronavirus Cases Today). In the case of Corona virus cases in Pakistan, 2,482 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases to 913,784. At the same time, 67 patients have died during this period, due to which the total number of dead has increased to 20,607.
16.96 crore cases worldwide
The corona virus was found in Wuhan city of China in late 2019, after which it spread rapidly throughout the world. To combat the virus, countries around the world have developed several vaccines and immunization campaigns have also been carried out, due to which the infection has come under control in many places (Coronavirus Variants in Pakistan). But its new variants (new form of the virus) are causing havoc. In the UK, which has declared victory over the virus, cases of new variants are increasing rapidly. Asian countries also have the same situation. Total cases of infection have increased to 16.96 crores, while in the whole world it has killed 35.2 lakh people.
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