Lahore: Pakistan reported no deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours as the number of positive cases rose to 1,526,568. The national death toll had jumped to 30,361 on Saturday.
According to the latest data from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), 96 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 13,558 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 8,097 in Sindh, 6,322 in KP, 1,023 in Islamabad, 792 in Azad Kashmir, 378 in Balochistan and 191 in GB.
Furthermore 576,320 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 505,372 in Punjab, 219,257 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 135,126 in Islamabad, 43,295 in Azad Kashmir, 35,480 in Balochistan and 11,718 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has conducted 27,740,595 coronavirus tests so far, 25,342 in the past 24 hours. 1,486,820 patients have recovered in the country, while 273 are in critical condition.