Over two thousand policemen infected with COVID-19


KARACHI              –          As many as 171 new circumstances of COVID-19 constructive reported in final two days, round 2096 personnel and officers of Sindh Police have been contaminated with coronavirus up to now, a spokesperson of Sindh Police mentioned on Saturday.

He mentioned presently, 1584 officers and personnel had been below remedy whereas 496 had returned to their houses after recovering from the illness.

The spokesman mentioned as many as 16 officers and personnel misplaced their battle towards COVID-19, out of them 14 belonged to Karachi Vary and two from Hyderabad Vary of Sindh Police.

For the reason that emergence of the pandemic 16 policemen, together with officers, have been martyred whereas performing their obligation, a spokesperson mentioned. Fourteen policemen have succumbed to the illness in Karachi and two in Hyderabad Police Vary, based on the spokesman.

Presently 1584 policemen have been below remedy, Sindh Police spokesman mentioned.

Since emergence of the primary case of COVID-19 in Karachi within the final week of February this yr, the pandemic has ravaged all components of Pakistan.

Earlier, SSP Sukkur had launched a bi-monthly report on coronavirus circumstances within the police division, which had confirmed 159 constructive circumstances of the virus in officers and different personnel within the area throughout two months.

“The contaminated officers and division employees had been posted at 22 police stations of Sukkur district,” the report mentioned.

The contaminated division employees additionally included personnel in site visitors police, based on the report.

“Amongst complete 159 contaminated policemen, 36 have defeated the coronavirus,” the report mentioned.

The policemen had been contaminated of the coronavirus whereas performing their obligation, SSP Sukkur mentioned.

Over 146 inmates and jail staffers had been examined constructive for the novel coronavirus in Sukkur Central Jail ultimately days of June.

In line with Sukkur Central Jail authorities, a complete of 1600 assessments had been carried out, of which 146 examined constructive for COVID-19.

The authorities mentioned that 93 folks, out of 146 constructive case, had been recovered from the illness together with 85 prisoners and eight jail staffers.

In Might, over 200 inmates and 9 warders had examined constructive for the novel coronavirus in Karachi Central Jail.

11 new constructive circumstances reported in Tharparkar

Round 11 new circumstances have been reported constructive for COVID-19 taking rely to 466 in district Tharparkar. District well being division confirmed on Saturday that new circumstances had been domestically transmitted together with seven in Diplo and its suburbs whereas 4 had been emerged in Chelhaar. Well being official mentioned that out of 466 sufferers 158 had up to now been recovered whereas 308 had been remoted at houses.

DC Sukkur rewarded greatest efficiency in struggle towards COVID-19 SUKKUR

Prime Minister Imran Khan has rewarded Deputy Commissioner Sukkur for greatest efficiency within the struggle towards Covid-19. In line with Coordinator Process Power for Covid-19 Sukkur, Prime Minister Imran Khan noticed the dedication and dedication of the Deputy Commissioner for establishing a quarantine at Labour Colony Sukkur for Covid-19 sufferers. In the meantime, the Deputy Commissioner Sukkur Rana Adeel Tasawar devoted the award to the frontline medical doctors, nurses, paramedics, police and different stakeholders and informed them that this award was a results of the untiring efforts of all of the stakeholders, together with Medical Superintendent of GMMC Civil Hospital Sukkur Dr Tasleem Khamisani.