Two more novel coronavirus cases were reported on Tuesday in Balochistan bringing the total number of those affected in the province to 154.
Balochistan Government Spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani said that of these cases, 15 were local transmissions and the rest had travel history.
“So far, a total of 1,854 people have been tested across the province,” he confirmed.
One patient had been discharged and reports of 60 people are pending, Shahwani mentioned. More than 400 people have currently been quarantined.
As a result of the increase in cases, Balochistan government closed Pakistan’s Taftan and Chaman borders with Iran and Afghanistan.
A lockdown has been enforced along with the imposition of Section 144 in the province.