City reports 973 new Corona cases



As many as 13 more patients of COVID-19 died overnight lifting thedeath toll to 3,843 and 1,162 new cases diagnosed when 13,632 tests wereconducted.

Ina statement issued here from Chief Minister House on Wednesday, he said that 13 morepatients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,843 thatconstituted 1.6 percent death rate.

Sindh Chief Minister Murad  Ali Shah said that 13,632 samples were tested which diagnosed 1,162 cases thatconstituted 8.5 percent current detection rate.

He added that so far 2,612,503tests have been conducted against which 238,470 cases emerged, of them 90.6percent or 216,145 patients have recovered, including 1044 overnight.

The Chief Minister Murad  Ali Shah said that currently 18,482 patients were under treatment, of them 17,519were in home isolation, 12 at isolation centers and 951 at different hospitals.

Sindh Chief Minister Murad  Ali Shah added that the condition of 859 patients was stated to be critical,including 85 shifted to ventilators.

Accordingto the statement, out of 1162 new cases, 973 have been detected from Karachi,including 449 from East, 285 South, 86 Central, 54 each from Korangi and Malirand 45 West.

Hyderabad has 66 cases, Thatta 20, Umerkot 14, TandoAllahayar 13, Matiari 10, Dadu and Sujawal seven each.

Badin and Ghotki four each, Larkana, Naushehroferoze and Shaheed Benazirabad two each and Sanghar one.


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