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Maritime Minister Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Haider Zaidi has been tested positive for coronavirus again, the minister announced through his twitter handle.

“Ladies and gentlemen, I have tested positive yet again and I am quarantining myself,” Zaidi wrote in a tweet.

“Please wear a mask and take care of yourselves,” he urged the people to take precautions.

His announcement was met by well wishes from his supporters and followers.

Ali Haider Zaidi first tested positive for the novel coronavirus in November 2020.

As of today, Pakistan has reported 11 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,000,034. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 22,939.

According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 1,425 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.