All overseas travellers to Sindh to be tested for COVID

KARACHI: The Sindh government has announced to test all the overseas passengers landing at Jinnah Terminal Karachi and keep them in quarantine as per Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

In a message on social media, CM Advisor on Law Murtaza Wahab said that 246 passengers landed at Jinnah Terminal from Saudi Arabi and 123 of them were diagnosed positive. All these tests were conducted by the Sindh government and now have started tracing the passengers to put them in isolation.

On the contrary, federal government that lifted the ban on national and international flights had announced that the passengers would not be tested.

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