At least 89 prisoners contract coronavirus in Punjab jails


LAHORE: At least 89 prisoners have tested positive for coronavirus in different jails of Punjab thus far, ARY News reported on Tuesday. The jail authorities confirmed the number of inmates testing positive for COVID-19 in four jails of Punjab province have reached 89. There are confirmed 59 COVID-19 cases in Lahore Camp Jail, 14 in Sialkot Jail, seven in Gujranwala, while nine inmates have tested positive for novel coronavirus in DG Khan Jail, said authorities.