Lahore: Pakistan has reported 102 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and the number of positive cases has soared to 893,461. Last Friday, the nationwide death toll jumped to 20,089.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 3,070 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
In terms of cases and deaths, Punjab is still the province most affected by the pandemic, followed by Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan.
Till now 332,000 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Punjab, 304,571 in Sindh, 128,561in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 24,318 in Balochistan, 80,010 in Islamabad, 18,547 in Azad Kashmir and 5,454 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore, 9,704 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 4,869 in Sindh, 3,875 in KP, 270 in Balochistan, 741 in Islamabad, 523 in Azad Kashmir and 107 in GB.
Pakistan has so far conducted 12,654,997 coronavirus tests and 51,528 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 810,143 coronavirus patients, while 4424 patients are in critical condition.