Coronavirus cases rise to 2017 in Balochistan
Balochistan health department confirms 82 new cases on Sunday
By Our Staff Reporter
QUETTA: The Health department government of Balochistan confirmed 82 new cases of novel coronavirus on Sunday as the tally reached 2,017 in the province. As per the daily situation report shared by the Corona Cell Balochistan, a total of 313 tests were conducted today (Sunday) and out of these 82 tests were declared positive by the laboratory.
The Balochistan health department has conducted over 14,600 tests so far in the province. Most of the tests have been conducted in Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan. However, the health department is yet to conduct tests in remote areas of Balochistan where coughing, fever, and other symptoms among the people are being reported every day.
The Corona Cell has confirmed 26 deaths caused by the deadly virus in the province. The number of patients recovered from the virus is recorded officially 242. However, scores of the people have recovered at their homes and their cases are yet to be reported in the recovery list.