Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 966,007, Pakistan has reported 17 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. On Wednesday, the national death toll jumped to 22,469.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 1,517 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Details of each province
In terms of death toll and cases, Punjab province remains the most affected province, followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
So far, 10,791 people have died from the epidemic in Punjab, 5,536 in Sindh, 4,346 in KP, 781 in Islamabad, 589 in Azad Kashmir, 315 in Balochistan, and 111 in the UK.
Furthermore 347,180 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Punjab, 342,228 in Sindh, 138,727 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 83,155 in Islamabad, 27,502 in Balochistan, 20,641 in Azad Kashmir and 6,574 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has performed 14,861,926 coronavirus tests, and 46,287 tests have been performed in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 909,525 patients, while 1,941 patients are in critical condition.