Lahore: Pakistan reported seven deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours as positive cases surged to 1,514,258. The national death toll jumped to 30,265 on Sunday.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 755 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Punjab remains the worst-hit province in terms of deaths, followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 13,520 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 8,085 in Sindh, 6,288 in KP, 1,017 in Islamabad, 788 in Azad Kashmir, 376 in Balochistan and 191 in GB.
Furthermore 569,978 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 502,621 in Punjab, 216,983 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 134,620 in Islamabad, 43,106 in Azad Kashmir, 35,380 in Balochistan and 11,570 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has conducted 26,646,219 coronavirus tests so far, 37,661 in the past 24 hours. 1,454,382 patients have recovered in the country, while 821 are in critical condition.