KARACHI, Pakistan 

With 50 new coronavirus cases confirmed over the past 24 hours, the number of COVID-19 patients across Pakistan has reached 94, an official said on Monday.

All new cases were reported in the southern Sindh province, raising the total number in the province to 76, Murtaza Wahab, a provincial government spokesman, said in a tweet.

He said all the new patients had recently returned from Taftan in neighboring Iran, which has the highest number of cases and deaths after China and Italy.

Most COVID-19 patients in Pakistan had recently traveled to either Iran, Saudi Arabia, or Syria.


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