November 17, 2020

Road blockades, suspended cellular services hamper COVID-19 testing

Rawalpindi:Suspension of cellular services in Rawalpindi and blockades of almost all major roads particularly leading to Murree Road since Sunday dawn have hampered testing of suspects of coronavirus illness while causing difficulties for patients and their attendants to reach both the public and private hospitals for screening or treatment.The second wave of COVID-19 outbreak that is hitting population in the region much harder has already taken shape almost similar to that of June and in...