Lahore: Pakistan has reported 78 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and the number of positive cases has soared to 667,957. On Wednesday, the death toll across the country jumped to 14,434.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 4,757 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
In terms of death toll, Punjab province remains the most affected province, followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 6,365 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 4,497 in Sindh, 2,342 in KP, 568 in Islamabad, 352 in Azad Kashmir, 207 in Balochistan, and 103 in GB.
Furthermore 265,433 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 220,392 in Punjab, 87,055 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 57,833 in Islamabad, 19,557 in Balochistan, 12,663 in Azad Kashmir and 5,024 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 10,197,329 coronavirus tests and 43,965 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 603,126 coronavirus patients, while 3,197 patients are in critical condition.