ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s top health official says a second wave of coronavirus is underway.
Faisal Sultan urged authorities to strictly implement social distancing rules to contain the spread of the virus. His comments come days after authorities issued a warning that another lockdown could be imposed if people don’t stop violating social-distancing rules.
On Tuesday, Pakistan reported 773 new cases in the past 24 hours and six deaths.
Pakistan has confirmed 329,375 cases and 6,745 virus-related deaths since February.