ISLAMABAD, April 18 (Xinhua) – Pakistan's Ministry of Health on Saturday expressed concern over the growing number of people infected with the global outbreak of avian influenza, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported on April 18, 2020. There were 7,481 positive findings and 143 deaths across the country.

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister, Zafar Mirza, chaired a meeting on Saturday, saying the rise of the 19-special Kovi case during April and raised concerns for the government. Radio Pakistan broadcasts like this.

Pakistan saw an increase of 5,442 positive cases in the first 17 days in April and 2,039 as of the end of the month, according to data released by the ministry on Saturday. March

Translated by: Mao Bopha January