Minister for Planning Asad Umar has urged the people to take Covid-19 SOPs seriously.
In his tweets on Thursday, he said the government otherwise may have to take restrictive actions which will have negative effects on the livelihoods of the people.
The Minister said there are unmistakable signs of rise of coronavirus in the country. He said the national positivity of Covid-19 cases was 2.37 percent yesterday. This is the highest positivity in more than fifty days. He said 11 virus deaths on average have been reported during the first four days of this week.
National positivity of covid cases was 2.37% yesterday. This is the highest positivity in more than 50 days. Last time this level was seen on aug 23. First 4 days of this week covid deaths average is 11 per day..highest since week of Aug 10th. Unmistakable signs of rise of corona— Asad Umar (@Asad_Umar) October 15, 2020