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Pakistan is not free from Coronavirus.Already a 31-year-old resident of Gilgit Baltistan was tested positive for novel coronavirus, bringing Pakistan's total number of cases to 21, a health official is on record having said.

The new victim returned from Iran on February 25, said  Faizullah Firaq.a 
government spokesperson in Islamabad.

The patient was learnt to be under treatment at the Skardu hospital.

With the new case, the total number of patients in Gigit Baltistan reached three.It is second highest after 15 victims in Sindh province. Two persons in Islamabad and one in Balochistan have also been tested positive.

Pakistan saw a sudden increase in coronavirus infections on Tuesday when a dozen new cases were reported across the country.


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