Khyber Pakhtunkhwa health minister Timor Saleem jhagra confirmed 15 cases of Coronavirus in the province. The provincial health minister said in a statement that a week ago, 19 people had arrived at Dera Ismail Khan from Taftan. He said that Coronavirus has been confirmed in 15 of 19 cases.
Just received news that 15 of 19 individuals received in KP from Taftan have tested positive for Corona Virus. These are the first positive cases in KP.
They are being well looked after in quarantine in an isolated facility in DI Khan. More details soon.
— Taimur Khan Jhagra (@Jhagra) March 16, 2020
The number of Coronavirus cases has reached 137 in Pakistan, with 104 being the highest in Sindh. 10 cases have been reported in Balochistan, 4 reported in Islamabad, 3 in Gilgit Baltistan and 1 case in Lahore.