NCC meeting, Chief ministers brief PM on Coronavirus situation
A meeting of National Coordination Committee (NCC) was held today in Islamabad with Prime Minister Imran Khan in chair.
According to details, chief ministers of all provinces briefed PM on Coronavirus situation in their respective provinces.
Chairman National Disaster Management Authority (NDAM), Chairman Lt Gen Muhammad Afzal and Special Assistant to PM on Health, Zafar Mirza also gave a briefing to all attendees of meeting.
PM was briefed on the number of Coronavirus patients, treatment and impact of lockdown on economy.
The number of total coronavirus cases rose to 1,102 in Pakistan till Thursday morning while 21 people have recovered from the disease.
The infectious disease has claimed eight lives in Pakistan while five patients are reported to be in critical condition. A woman, who had returned from the United Kingdom, died on Wednesday (March 25) in Sohawa, a tehsil in Jhelum.