Micro smart lockdown in Karachi due to increasing Covid-19 Cases, Sindh reported at least 361 new coronavirus cases during the past 24 hours, taking the tally to 137,467.
After as many as 22 new cases were reported in a single union council – with a population of only 4,000 people – in West district on Wednesday, the Sindh government decided to imposed ‘micro-smart lockdowns’ in the city’s virus hotspots.
The move came after the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) expressed concern over an increase in Covid-19 cases, particularly in Karachi, which accounted for nearly half of the new cases registered countrywide on Tuesday.
According to Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, 13 more people succumbed to the respiratory disease as the death toll reached 2,512.
He further said that 158 more people recovered from the deadly disease, taking the total to 130,510.
Micro smart lockdown in Karachi due to increasing Covid-19 Cases: Resources
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