ISLAMABAD: Two academic institutes within the Federal Capital have been sealed after COVID-19 instances reported on Friday, Geo Information reported.
In keeping with particulars, the district well being officers sealed Islamabad’s Mannequin School for Boys in Sector I-10/1 and Mannequin School for Boys in Sector F-7/3 the place a number of coronavirus instances had been detected.
The virus instances have been rising within the academic establishments since they had been reopened and resumed common lessons.
Positivity ratio reaches 4%
Over the past 24 hours, one other 11 sufferers died of respiratory sickness in Islamabad and Rawalpindi which is the very best variety of deaths brought on by the virus in 2021.
Equally, the variety of sufferers who examined optimistic from the dual cities within the final 24 hours is the very best in a day after December 24 final yr.
As many as 263 new sufferers have been reported from the dual cities from the place the virus has to date claimed a complete of 1,148 lives.
It is crucial that the variety of sufferers being examined optimistic from the area has been displaying an amazing enhance for the final three-and-a-half weeks, after the reopening of academic establishments in any respect ranges.
In keeping with District Well being Officer ICT Dr Muhammad Zaeem Zia, 231 sufferers have been examined optimistic in opposition to 5,766 checks run within the federal capital having positivity at 4.0% within the final 24 hours.
The variety of sufferers reported in a day from the town is the very best within the final many months, he mentioned.