The new cases were close relatives of two Pakistanis who had returned from the UK and France. A woman, who had returned to Ferozaal village from France had tested positive and is still under treatment at a Rawalpindi hospital. Another patient was an 86-year-old man who had returned from UK and died in a hospital in Rawalpindi. He was buried in his native village Parian Thathi union council last week. As many as 12 family members of the deceased man tested positive. All patients had been shifted to Rawalpindi.
Pakistan now has 3,864 confirmed cases of coronavirus of which 54 have died and 429 have recovered.