Lahore: Pakistan has reported 11 deaths in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 290,445. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,201.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 613 people have 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 126,743 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 95,742 in Punjab, 35,401 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,412 in Islamabad, 12,370 in Balochistan, 2,212 in Azad Kashmir and 2,565 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,336 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,186 in Punjab, 1,242 in KP, 139 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 62 in GB and 61 in Azad Kashmir.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,340,072 coronavirus tests and 22,859 in last 24 hours. 272,128 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 743 patients are in critical condition.