Lahore: Pakistan reported 3 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and the number of positive cases surged to 298,903. The total number of deaths across the country jumped to 6,345.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 394 people have been 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 130,671 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 97,226 in Punjab, 36,625 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,750 in Islamabad, 13,292 in Balochistan, 2,331 in Azad Kashmir and 3,008 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,423 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,210 in Punjab, 1,255 in KP, 145 in Balochistan, 176 in Islamabad, 71 in GB and 65 in Azad Kashmir.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,778,689 coronavirus tests and 20,980 in last 24 hours. 286,016 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 534 patients are in critical condition.