Lahore (NUT DESK) – Another 2033 cases of coronavirus were reported with 25 deaths in Punjab during the last 24 hours. According to the data shared by the spokesperson of Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department (P&SHD), the number of coronavirus cases in the province reached 195,087 while death toll 5,942 and recoveries 175,265. The P&SHD confirmed that 1262 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Lahore,8 in Kasur,14 in Sheikhupura,4 in Nankana Sahib,13 in Rawalpindi, 8 in Jehlum,79 in Gujranwala,21 in Mandi Bahauddin,7 in Narowal,14 in Hafizabad,89 in Sialkot,40 in Gujrat,110 in Faisalabad,9 in Toba Tek Singh,17 in Chineot,2 in Jhang,29 in Sargodha,32 in Khoshab,6 in Bhakkar, 19 in Multan,3 in Vehari,12 in Khanewal,3 in Muzaffargarh, 7 in Dera Ghazi Khan, 180 in Rajanpur,8 in Bahawalpur,2 in Bahawalnagar,13 in Okara, 3 in Pakpatan and 19 in Sahiwal district during the last 24 hours.
In Lahore, the district administration sealed 34 shops, restaurants, marriage halls and imposed Rs 37,000 fine on violation of coronavirus related Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) here on Saturday. According to a spokesperson for the district administration, Assistant Commissioner Shalimar Mansoor Ahmed Qazi sealed nine shops and three marriage halls besides imposing a fine of Rs 37,000 over SOPs violation in his jurisdiction. AC City Faizan Ahmed sealed 20 shops and two restaurants in his jurisdiction. The teams also inspected public and private transport vehicles and issued warnings to transporters and drivers to follow coronavirus SOPs strictly.