Lagore: Pakistan has reported 10 deaths from the new coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and positive cases have surged to 286,674. The number of deaths nationwide has jumped to 6,139.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 753 people have been tested for COVID-19 within 24 hours.
In terms of cases, Sindh is still the province most affected by the pandemic, followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Till now 124,929 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 94,865 in Punjab, 34,947 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,323 in Islamabad, 12,044 in Balochistan, 2,164 in Azad Kashmir and 2,402 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,297 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,179 in Punjab, 1,235 in KP, 138 in Balochistan, 173 in Islamabad, 58 in GB and 59 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,205,664 coronavirus tests and 19,221 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 264,060 coronavirus patients, while 785 patients are in critical condition.