Pakistan has reported 6 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, and the number of positive cases surged to 318,266. The cumulative number of deaths across the country jumped to 6,558.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 671 people have been tested 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 139,910 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 100,484 in Punjab, 38,273 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 17,210 in Islamabad, 15,498 in Balochistan, 2,991 in Azad Kashmir and 3,900 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,543 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,252 in Punjab, 1,263 in KP, 146 in Balochistan, 188 in Islamabad, 89 in GB and 77 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 3,828,952 coronavirus tests and 33,665 in last 24 hours. 303,062 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 475 patients are in critical condition.