Amidst rising optimistic Coronavirus circumstances in Pakistan, the Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) has warned the authorities and most people regarding the second wave of the deadly virus, which is inclined to start from educational institutions as a result of it occurred in US, India and Iran.
“Unfortunately, the government’s response so far is limited to the issuance of notifications of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), whose implementation is non-existent anywhere including schools,” talked about the PMA office-bearers all through a press conference.
They talked about that the winter has arrived and schools have opened, and any carelessness on part of the federal authorities and most of the people could set off a second spike of coronavirus inside the nation.
“However, the situation on the ground is opposite as no precautions were being observed in schools, which were opened in congested buildings,” they regretted.
They talked about PMA was concerned regarding the state of affairs that will lead to a second spike of coronavirus and demanded of the federal authorities to verify implementation of SOPs.
“We appeal to the people to adhere to the SOPs and observe caution, limit movement and take precautions to save themselves and their loved ones from Covid-19 pandemic, which may prove to be even more fatal,” they added.
More Cases Reported; Death Toll Surges To 6,580
According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), some 26, 951 samples have been examined, out of which 385 turned out to be optimistic. Ten coronavirus victims died over the previous 24 hours.
The demise toll from the sickness has reached to 6,580. Around 304,185 people have recovered from the sickness thus far with over 90% restoration ratio of the affected victims.
There are 8,552 energetic circumstances of Covid-19 inside the nation. Of the entire victims, 491 are talked about to be in important scenario. An entire of 38,847,96 checks have been carried out thus far.
On Sunday, in a tweet, Asad Umar talked about that in earlier six weeks, the everyday positivity ratio of COVID was under 2%, nonetheless, inside the outgoing week, the positivity price went above 2% that was a matter of concern.
To steer clear of the rise in COVID-19 circumstances, the minister talked about, the authorities have already imposed mini smart lockdown in Islamabad, Karachi, and Azad Kashmir.