Lahore: Pakistan has reported 65 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and the number of positive cases has soared to 908,576. On Wednesday, the death toll across the country jumped to 20,465.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 2,724 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
In terms of the number of deaths and the number of cases, Punjab is still the most affected province, followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 9,875 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 4,942 in Sindh, 3,990 in KP, 748 in Islamabad, 532 in Azad Kashmir, 271 in Balochistan, and 107 in GB.
Furthermore 336,315 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Punjab, 311,766 in Sindh, 130,644 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 80,662 in Islamabad, 24,733 in Balochistan, 18,940 in Azad Kashmir and 5,516 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 12,943,620 coronavirus tests and 59,076 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 827,843 patients, compared with 4,242 patients in critical conditions.