Pakistan has reported 12 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, and the number of positive cases surged to 318,932. The total number of deaths across the country has jumped to 6,570.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 666 people have tested positive for COVID-19 within 24 hours.
In terms of individual cases, Sindh is still the province most affected by the pandemic, followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Till now 140,131 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 100,687 in Punjab, 38,329 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 17,296 in Islamabad, 15,520 in Balochistan, 3,045 in Azad Kashmir and 3,924 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,549 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,257 in Punjab, 1,263 in KP, 146 in Balochistan, 188 in Islamabad, 89 in GB and 78 in Azad Kashmir.
To date, Pakistan has conducted 3,857,845 coronavirus tests and 28,893 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 303,458 coronavirus patients, while 483 patients are in critical condition.