KARACHI, Jan 18,2022 – Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) has expressed concern over the rising number of corona cases in Karachi and said that the next two to three weeks in the country could be very dangerous in terms of corona situation.
As Pakistan ranks 42nd in the list of corona patients, however, the
According to the PMA, the rate of positive cases in Karachi has reached 40%, showing only registered corona cases, while the number of unregistered cases is much higher.
Omicron could change its form
The Pakistan Medical Association says there is a fear that Omicron could change its form, become more deadly and severe, and that the government should immediately ban political rallies, sit-ins and gatherings.
Penalties on SOPs violators urged
The PMA said that fines and penalties should be imposed on those who do not comply with SOPs and vaccination cards should be checked in shopping malls, hotels and restaurants.
According to the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 5,034 more cases of corona virus have been reported in Pakistan in the last 24 hours, with 10 more patients dying of the disease. Lost, another 1,125 patients were cured, while the positive case rate dropped to 9.45%.