Islamabad: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has stated here on Thursday that the main reason behind the increasingly spreading coronavirus is the ignorance of the conservative religious class.
He cleared in a statement that the conservative religious class has not followed the precautionary measures and referring to this as a punishment from God.
He further informed the masses that “66 studies are going on in which 43 are on new vaccines, 16 on new antibiotics and seven are focusing on antibodies.”
Meanwhile, in Pakistan the confirmed cases of coronavirus have surged to 1200 across different sections of the country. Despite lockdown and strict actions taken by the government, the cases are continuously rising in the country.
Yesterday, Punjab has witnessed several new cases while one death from COVID 19 is also reported in Punjab.
With the effect of the new cases, the total number of confirmed cases in Punjab has surged to 405, while Sindh still remains the hard hit sector of coronavirus.
According to the national media, the total number of deaths from coronavirus has reached to 9.