Lahore: Pakistan has reported 6 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and the number of positive cases has soared to 295,849. The total number of deaths across the country jumped to 6,294.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 213 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 129,348 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 96,769 in Punjab, 36,044 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,625 in Islamabad, 12,869 in Balochistan, 2,298 in Azad Kashmir and 2,896 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,401 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,198 in Punjab, 1,250 in KP, 141 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 67 in GB and 62 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,621,146 coronavirus tests and 18,017 in last 24 hours. 280,682 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 604 patients are in critical condition.