Islamabad: Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said the Indian delta variant of COVID-19 spreads faster and increases chances of patients’ hospitalization.
In a tweet on Thursday, he said the same impact is being seen in Pakistan. He said both hospital inflow and critical care patients in Pakistan currently are at highest level since start of the pandemic.
As seen globally, impact of indian delta variant in Pakistan also shows that it spreads faster & increases chances of patients to need hospitalization. Right now both hospital inflow & critical care patients at highest level since start of covid. Please follow sop's & vaccinate— Asad Umar (@Asad_Umar) September 2, 2021
He urged the people to follow SOPs and get the vaccination.