Coronavirus hits Pakistan, prompts national emergency
Thursday, February 27, 2020, 9:45 PM
The deadly coronavirus outbreak has hit Pakistan as at least two positive cases have been reported from Islamabad and Karachi. Pakistan health authorities confirmed the coronavirus cases, stating that both the individuals who had travelled from Iran were tested positive on their return. The cases were confirmed by Dr Zafar Mirza, special health assistant to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan.