More than 100 coronavirus ”patients” escaped quarantine center Sukkur
According to media reports, more than 100 corona virus suspected patients flee the quarantine center in Sukkur. The suspected patients flee the gates of Sukkur Corona center facility. However, according to those patients, people under quarantine in Sukkur’s quarantine facilities are now out on road and protesting against Sindh Government. They claimed that they are not being treated and Govt are not providing food and water.
Sukkur Quarantine Camp: Zaireen have come out/ putting everyone in danger of Corona spread to protest against Sindh Government for not providing basic facilities (water, food, supplies) to live with. pic.twitter.com/iM2aADIIG5
— عوامی رینــچ ™ (@NaikRooh) March 21, 2020
The hospital management maintained to say that the under quarantine, people flee because they were scared of the treatment. Answering the question about facilities, the management said that the government has provided all necessary and required facilities for the quarantine period for people in the isolation wards.
The Coronavirus tally rises to 501
In a month =, the virus in Pakistan has infected 501 people in the country leaving the one patient dead of the virus in Karachi. Meanwhile, provincially, 252 cases are reported in Sindh. followed by Punjab with 96 cases, 92 cases in Baluchistan, 30 cases in Gilgit and 23 cases in Khyber pakhtoon khuwah. however, only 1 cases is reported in Azad Jamu&Kashmir.
Globally, WHO reports that more that 2450000 people have been infected , and it has left more than 10000 infected persons dead.
In the wake of coronavirus increase, Syed Murad Ali Shah said that the Sindh government and the PPP leadership is extremely concerned over the spread of virus and the Sindh government have been monitoring and making all possible efforts to contain the virus in the province and he demanded public cooperation as well.