Punjab’s Corona cases dropped by record 85% in July compared to June
July 23, 2020
LAHORE (92 News) – Clear reduction in corona cases in Punjab as new patients dropped by record 85 per cent in July compared to June. In Punjab, 2705 cases were reported on June 13, while till July 22, only 372 cases were reported with a decrease of 85%. According to the latest statistics, Punjab reported 313 new cases of the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, taking the province’s total number of confirmed infections to 91,129. According to the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department, five more people died from the virus during the period, due to which the death toll in the province rose to 2,100. As many as 66,802 patients have recovered while overall 670,624 tests have been conducted so far. According to a district-wise breakdown of fresh coronavirus cases, Lahore reported 101 cases, Nankana Sahib 1, Kasur two, Shiekhupura five, Rawalpindi 17, Jhelum one, Attock six, Gujranwala 21, Sialkot eight, Gujrat 17, Multan 14, Faisalabad 23, Jhang four, Rahim Yar Khan two, Bahawalpur three, Sahiwal eight, Okara two, and DG Khan four.