LAHORE: Pakistan has reported 6 deaths in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 314,616. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,513,
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 632 people were 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 138,050 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 99,812 in Punjab, 37,973 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 16,766 in Islamabad, 15,371 in Balochistan, 2,816 in Azad Kashmir and 3,828 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,520 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,240 in Punjab, 1,260 in KP, 146 in Balochistan, 183 in Islamabad, 88 in GB and 76 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 3,644,762 coronavirus tests and 33,725 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 298,968 coronavirus patients, of which 513 are in critical condition.