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Pakistan: COVID - 19 Situation Report, As of 30 July 2020

  • • The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pakistan has risen to 277,402 as of 30 July.
  • • The most affected province due to COVID-19 pandemic is Sindh 120,052 followed by Punjab 92,655.
  • • The Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, UNICEF and WHO called on the people to reinforce adherence to Covid-19 SOPs and strictly enforce key preventive measures against the novel coronavirus.
  • • Prime Minister said all businesses, including marriage halls, restaurants, educational institutions as well as those associated with the tourism sector, might reopen if the present trend of low Covid-19 cases persisted throughout Muharram.
  • • According to head of Public Health Department, the Covid-19 pandemic may lead to 31 percent increase in infant and maternal mortality in 12 months in Pakistan if health services remain halted.
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Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
30 Jul 2020
Document type: 
Situation Report
Theme(s): 
COVID-19
Coordination hub(s): 
Islamabad