China has imposed a temporary travel ban on Pakistani passengers after 10 of them examined constructive for COVID-19.
According to Geo News, China has additionally stopped working flights from Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for 3 weeks.
PIA spokesperson Abdullah Hafeez confirmed that the nationwide provider has quickly halted the flights after the event.
Pakistani passengers, who travelled to China with a unfavourable coronavirus check report, later examined constructive upon arrival, knowledgeable the spokesperson.
On Thursday, China reported 144 COVID-19 infections, the best variety of circumstances in over 10 months, resulting from a extreme outbreak within the northeast that has put over 28 million folks beneath lockdown, reported Geo News.
North China’s Hebei Province reported 90 domestically transmitted infections and 9 asymptomatic circumstances on Thursday.
By the tip of Thursday, there have been 553 domestically transmitted confirmed circumstances and two imported circumstances being handled in hospitals in Hebei, Xinhua reported.
Meanwhile, Pakistan on Friday recorded 2,417 new infections and 45 deaths, reported ARY News.
The complete COVID-19 caseload in Pakistan stands at 514,338, together with 10,863 deaths.