Within two weeks, over 40 cases have been reported in Karachi of the COVID-19 variant delta. The strain that caused serious damages to India a few months back has now entered Karachi, Pakistan. According to the sources, a family of five members in Lyari, Karachi has been tested Delta positive.
24 cases of this variant have also been reported in the last month. Private hospitals such as Agha Khan University Hospital and the National Institute of Health in Islamabad are conducting the Delta detection tests.