ISLAMABAD – Federal Minister for Industries and Production, Hammad Azhar, tested positive for novel coronavirus.
Azhar announced it on twitter writing, “I have tested positive for Covid-19 and self isolating at home. Requesting everyone for prayers”.
I have tested positive for Covid-19 and self isolating at home. Requesting everyone for prayers. JazakAllah Khair.
— Hammad Azhar (@Hammad_Azhar) February 1, 2021
Politicians and other people have prayed for Azhar’s speedy recovery from COVID-19.
— Raza Haroon (@mrazaharoon) February 1, 2021
اللہ کرم کرے اور خیر ہو
اور شفاء ملے
— Saleemawan26 (@Saleemawan261) February 1, 2021
Get well soon. Prayers for you. 🙏
— Zartaj Gul Wazir (@zartajgulwazir) February 1, 2021
Twenty-six more people died of COVID-19 over the last twenty-four hours, taking the country’s toll to 11,683.
According to National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 1,615 new cases of coronavirus surfaced after the tests of 34,785 people were conducted.
501,252 people have so far recovered from the infection.