Coronavirus Update: Infections rise again after three-day dip
According to the breakdown of new COVID-19 cases shared in the statement on August 11, Karachi had registered the maximum of 200 cases, which was 47% of the overall daily new cases, followed by Sanghar (24), Kashmore (24), Jamshoro (18), Hyderabad (15), Umerkot (14), Ghotki (12), Khairpur (11), Shikarpur (10), Sujawal (8), Larkana (7), Tando llahyar (7), Jacobabad (6), Mirpurkhas (6), Shaheed Benazirabad (5), Badin (4), Naushero Feroze (4), Kambar Shadadkot (2), Tando Mohammad Khan (1) and Thatta (1).
An official report revealed that 15 COVID-19 laboratories at Karachi conducted 4,218 tests on August 10 to find 299 positive cases, while another three laboratories at Hyderabad and Larkana examined 5,832 samples, with 289 positive cases.
According to the report, nine patients had lost their lives to COVID-19 at Karachi and one at Shaheed Benazirabad on August 10.
Surprisingly, neither the Chief Minister’s statement nor any official from the Sindh health department gives any details about the hospitalization, district, age and gender of the deceased person on a daily basis–PNFS