World Desk, Tech for FTCP, Washington.
Updated Fri, 14 Aug 2020 02:26 AM IST
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The new travel advisory issued by the US State Department states that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a category-3 travel health notice for Pakistan in the wake of Kovid-19. The consultation states that due to Kovid-19, those traveling to Pakistan may face many other emergencies including border closures, airport closures, traffic restrictions and stay orders.
The consultation appealed to US citizens not to go to the formerly federally administered tribal areas, including Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, as there is a threat of terrorism and kidnapping. At the same time, citizens have been asked to avoid going to areas along the Line of Control due to terrorism and possible armed conflict.
1 million people unemployed in Australia
There was a total increase of 16,000 in the number of unemployed in Australia between June and July. Which has now crossed the 10 lakh mark. This information was given by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) chief of labor statistics Bajaj Georvis on Thursday. Let me tell you that Corona epidemic is also considered as a major reason for increasing unemployment in Australia.
17 new cases locally in New Zealand
Corona virus infection is once again spreading in New Zealand. On Thursday, Corona cases increased to 17 cases here. Let me tell you that from last 100 days till Sunday, August 9, 2020, there was not a single case of domestic infection. Two days later, four cases were reported here and these cases have started increasing. Officials have said that the number may increase further.
19 new cases in Chinese Mainland
19 new cases of corona have been reported in China. These include 11 imported cases. Health officials gave information on Thursday. Four new imported cases have been reported in Shanghai, two each in Shanghai, Guangdong and Sichuan and one each in Hebei, reports Xinhua.
Brazil: More than 55 thousand cases in 24 hours
Corona virus, the second highest country in the world, has so far reached more than 31 lakh cases and more than one lakh people have died. In the last 24 hours, 55,155 new cases have been reported here and 1,175 people have died.