ISLAMABAD: The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) through TTQ identified Top 20 cities across Pakistan with potential covid 19 hotspots/ clusters.
According to details made available, NCOC undertook a comprehensive review of potential COVID clusters & hotspots across Pakistan, in line with PM’s announcement of containment of Covid -19 through smart lockdown strategy.
A total of 20 cities across Pakistan have been identified as having likely increase in ratio / speed of infection which needs restrictive measures for containment of Covid -19, and the same is being shared with provinces by NCOC.
In Islamabad, G-9/2 and G-9/3 had more than 300 cases and were sealed along with Karachi Company. Besides these, new Hotspots which are being monitored and might be sealed include I-8, I-10, Ghauri Town, Bharakhau , G6 & G7.
Various cities which have increase infection cases and have been identified by NCOC for necessary restrictive measures which include :- Karachi, Lahore, Quetta, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Faisalabad, Multan, Gujranawala, Swat, Hyderabad, Sukkar, Sialkot, Gujarat, Ghotki, Larkana, Khairpur, DGKhan, Malakand and Mardan.