It is reported that three journalists associated with two private media houses based.The name of three journalists have not been disclosed, are based in Lahore.Mohsin Naqvi, chief executive officer (CEO) of 24 News HD confirmed the development about the cases.And said that we are investigating that possibility of further infected by individuals by tests and have quarantined few staff members.
All Pakistan Newspaper Employees Confederation (APNEC) Chairman Siddique Anzar that three reporters claimed that three reporters including two in Lahore and one in Karachi infected of coronavirus. Most of the reporters covering hospitals so they are asking for safety kits.It is requested to federal government to do something in this regard but they didn’t get a good response from government.
Pakistan is amongst the worst-hit list countries in South east Asia where the number of affected people is more than 1000, with eight reported deaths. The media houses are also decrying unpaid advertisement dues by the federal government for a long time.