Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 993,872, Pakistan has reported 37 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. On Tuesday, the national death toll jumped to 22,848.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 2,145 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 10,892 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,737 in Sindh, 4,391 in KP, 787 in Islamabad, 602 in Azad Kashmir, 319 in Balochistan, and 120 in GB.
Furthermore 358, 176 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 351,000 in Punjab, 140,962 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 84,842 in Islamabad, 29,190 in Balochistan, 22,192 in Azad Kashmir and 7,510 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has performed 15,484,282 coronavirus tests, and 40,805 tests have been performed in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 921,095 patients and 2,697 patients are in critical condition.