Covid Watch | September 12th 2020


Children at lower risk of contracting virus

Experts of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases Society of Pakistan state COVID-19 in children rare. Infected children tend to recover quickly – no harm in sending children to school provided SOPs in place

584 cases emerge overnight

Daily cases crossed the 500 marks on September 11 as 584 fresh cases emerge across the country, taking active cases to 6,046. Meanwhile, 330 manage to beat the virus on the same day, raising total recoveries to 288,535 at a recovery rate of 95.9%. Sindh, Punjab & Gilgit-Baltistan lose a life each to COVID-19 on September 11. The case fatality rate unchanged at 2.1%, a total of 6,373 lost to pandemic till date