Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 961,085, Pakistan has reported 34 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. The death toll across the country jumped to 22,379 on Saturday.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 1,400 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
In terms of death toll and cases, Punjab province remains the most affected province, followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 10,767 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,497 in Sindh, 4,329 in KP, 779 in Islamabad, 586 in Azad Kashmir, 310 in Balochistan, and 111 in GB.
Furthermore 346,582 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Punjab, 339,268 in Sindh, 138,306 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 82,845 in Islamabad, 27,295 in Balochistan, 20,458 in Azad Kashmir and 6,331 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has conducted 14,685,198 coronavirus tests and 48,027 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 906,387 patients, while 1,871 patients are in critical condition.