LAHORE: Pakistan has reported 4 deaths from the new coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and positive cases have surged to 292,765. The total number of deaths across the country jumped to 6,235.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 591 people tested positive 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 127,965 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 96,178 in Punjab, 35,720 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,493 in Islamabad, 12,507 in Balochistan, 2,245 in Azad Kashmir and 2,657 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,358 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,188 in Punjab, 1,248 in KP, 141 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 64 in GB and 61 in Azad Kashmir.
So far, Pakistan has conducted 2,439,858 coronavirus tests, and 24,956 tests have been conducted in the last 24 hours. The country has recovered 275,836 coronavirus patients and 696 patients in critical condition.