The government has taken the decision of introducing the COVID-19 Information Service on WhatsApp for creating awareness and to deliver the updates regarding the coronavirus epidemic.
As per the PM Office, people could get all the coronavirus linked information on the latest statistics and the location of the nearest laboratories by sending a message on 00923001111166.
The Coronavirus information service provides information in 5 regional languages, besides Urdu, which are Balochi, Pashto, Sindhi, Punjabi and Kashmiri.
The confirmed coronavirus cases count in Pakistan has reached to 1,865, as per the National Command and Control Centre.
As per a report, there are 652 cases reported in Punjab, 625 in the province of Sindh, 221 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 153 in Balochistan, 148 in the province of Gilgit Baltistan, 58 in the capital city and 6 cases in Azad Kashmir.
The patients who have recovered from the virus so far stands at 57, whereas 25 people have lost their lives and 11 are in critical conditions at the various hospitals, as per the national dashboard.
Earlier, PM Khan announced the formation of the youth force and public fund during his address to the nation to combat the coronavirus epidemic throughout the nation.