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NCOC, National Positivity RATIO of COVID-19
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NCOC, National Positivity RATIO of COVID-19

NCOCNational Positivity Ratio is 5.38%Highest positivity ratio observed in Karachi 14.56% followed by Peshawar 9.92% and Mirpur 8.33%.2366 Covid patients are in critical condition across Pakistan and the number of critical patients is rising fast.The positivity ratio in various federating units is as:AJK 5.43%, Balochistan is 7.39%, GB 0.00%, Islamabad 2.14%, KP 6.25%, Punjab 3.63%...

ISPR, A meeting of Provincial Task Force on COVID-19 was held at Corps HQ Peshawar.
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ISPR, A meeting of Provincial Task Force on COVID-19 was held at Corps HQ Peshawar.

CM KP Mahmood khan, Commander Peshawar Corps Lieutenant General Nauman Mahmood and other senior civil and military officials attended the meeting. Forum was apprised about review of COVID 19 situation in KP and actions being taken to implement corona-virus SOPs. Forum was also apprised about current capacity of hospitals for COVID patients and measures being...

Province wise COVID-19 Positivity Ratio in country
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Province wise COVID-19 Positivity Ratio in country

NCOCNational Positivity Ratio is 8.58%Highest positivity ratio observed in Karachi 21.80%, followed by Mirpur 18.31% and Muzaffarabad 16.00%.2486 Covid patients are in critical condition across Pakistan and the number of critical patients is rising fast.The positivity ratio in various federating units is as:AJK 9.77%, Balochistan is 8.68%, GB 2.78%, Islamabad 4.88%, KP is 9.67%, Punjab...

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Corona-SOPs-KP KP government to effectively observe COVID-19 SOPs enforcement week

Islamabad : The provincial government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will effectively observe the ‘COVID-19 standard operating procedures (SOPs) compliance week’ to create awareness in public about the importance of Corona safety measures.Addressing a joint press conference here on Friday, Provincial Health Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Taimoor Saleem Jagra and Special Assistant to Chief Minister KP on Information...

Planning Commission to provide Rs 70 Billion for National COVID19 Programs
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Planning Commission to provide Rs 70 Billion for National COVID19 Programs

Islamabad: Pakistan – Declining daily cases of COVID19 is witnessing an agile Government response as the Deputy Chairman Planning Commission (DCPC) Muhammad Jahanzeb Khan chaired the third high level inter-provincial meeting at the Planning Commission, in less than two weeks on firming up a national plan for a more resilient and prepared Pakistan. In his...

UNHCR rolls out emergency cash assistance to help refugees impacted by COVID-19
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UNHCR rolls out emergency cash assistance to help refugees impacted by COVID-19

Islamabad :29 May, 2020. UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, last week began the first disbursements of emergency cash assistance to the most vulnerable refugee families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in Pakistan. This assistance is being carried out in close collaboration with the Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) of the Government of Pakistan and...

Launch of Special Edition of PIVOT
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Launch of Special Edition of PIVOT

Islamabad : 18 May, 2020. “Cooperation between Pakistan and China against COVID-19 is an example for international community to follow as it is time for international cooperation and unity”, stated H.E. Yao Jing, Ambassador of People’s Republic of China addressing Soft Launch of Special Edition of PIVOT Magazine focusing on China-Pakistan cooperation against COVID-19. PIVOT...

New UNHCR Representative arrives in Pakistan
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New UNHCR Representative arrives in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – 16 May 2020:UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency has appointed Ms. Noriko Yoshida as its new Representative in Pakistan. Ms. Yoshida recently arrived to take up her responsibilities.She succeeds Ms. Ruvendrini Menikdiwela – who has become the Director of UNHCR’s Office in New York.Before taking up her assignment in Pakistan, Ms. Yoshida served as...

Extraordinary Virtual SCO Council of Foreign Ministers Meeting
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Extraordinary Virtual SCO Council of Foreign Ministers Meeting

Islamabad :13 May, 2020.Suggested Remarks by Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood QureshiForeign Minister Sergei Lavrov,Distinguished Colleagues from SCO Member States,Honourable Secretary General Vladimir Norov, The world today is fighting an unforeseen and unknown enemy.In a matter of weeks, the Covid-19 virus has spread like wild-fire, overwhelming communities and health systems, devouring scarce resources, consuming precious...