KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah on Friday informed that 86 new cases of novel coronavirus have reported across the province, taking the provincial tally to 1214.
In a video statement, the chief minister said more person has died from COVID-19 during the last 24 hours. He said the death toll in Sindh province stands at 22.
Murad Ali Shah said that overall 12209 coronavirus tests had been conducted in the province so far, whereas, 358 patients have recovered from COVID-19 thus far.
CM Murad has asked the people to observe Friday prayers at home.
CM Murad said that his brother-in-law Syed Mehdi Shah passed away in Karachi on Thursday night after suffering from novel coronavirus.
Murad said that Mehdi Ali Shah recovered from coronavirus and tested negative for disease two times, but the COVID-19 has damaged his lungs which caused the reason for his death.