Lahore: Pakistan reported one death from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours as the number of positive cases rose to 1,527,751. The national death toll had jumped to 30,369 on Saturday.
According to the latest data from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), 82 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 13,560 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 8,101 in Sindh, 6,324 in KP, 1,023 in Islamabad, 792 in Azad Kashmir, 378 in Balochistan and 191 in GB.
Furthermore 576,711 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 505,904 in Punjab, 219,437 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 135,170 in Islamabad, 43,308 in Azad Kashmir, 35,484 in Balochistan and 11,737 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has conducted 28,028,845 coronavirus tests so far, 19,846 in the past 24 hours. 1,493,998 patients have recovered in the country, while 185 are in critical condition.