ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that not a single Pakistani in China has been infected with coronavirus.
In a statement issued from Islamabad, Shah Mehmood Qureshi said we are in constant contact with our embassy in Beijing to get the latest details, Radio Pakistan reported.
He asked the Pakistani community in China not to worry since all precautionary measures are being taken.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi asked unregistered Pakistani students to register at the Embassy.
Meanwhile, dozens of Pakistani students who are trapped in Wuhan, the epicenter of a new outbreak of coronavirus under virtual confinement, face food shortages.
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In a video message, they called on the government to make the necessary arrangements to take them back home.
Speaking to ARY News, Hafsa Tayyab, one of the trapped students, acknowledged that Pakistan’s diplomatic mission officials in China have been cooperating with them, but they have not been given any deadlines for their evacuation from high-lying areas. China risk.
Wuhan, a city of 11 million and the epicenter of the virus outbreak in central China, is already in virtual closure and severe limits have been set for movement in several other Chinese cities.