Warning bells sounded as 89 prisoners test positive for coronavirus in Punjab jails


Geo.tv/Illustration/Files LAHORE: Alarm bells were sounded in Punjab on Tuesday as at least 89 prisoners tested positive for the novel coronavirus in four jails, with the province already leading at 2,850 cases. The test results of numerous other prisoners were yet to be released. At least 59 prisoners at Lahore’s Camp Jail, or District Jail Lahore, tested positive for the virus, whereas 14, seven, and nine were diagnosed with the novel coronavirus in Sialkot, Gujranwala, and Dera Ghazi Khan, respectively.