Lahore: Pakistan has reported 25 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, as the number of positive cases has soared to 969,476. The death toll across the country jumped to 22,520 on Friday.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 1,737 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.
Till now 10,805 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,566 in Sindh, 4,348 in KP, 782 in Islamabad, 591 in Azad Kashmir, 317 in Balochistan, and 111 in GB.
Furthermore 347,553 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Punjab, 344,223 in Sindh, 139,008 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 83,400 in Islamabad, 27,781 in Balochistan, 20,811 in Azad Kashmir and 6,700 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has conducted 14,960,221 coronavirus tests and 47,528 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 911,383 patients, while 1,971 patients are in critical condition.