Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 1,119,970, Pakistan has reported 65 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. The death toll across the country jumped to 24,848 on Saturday.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 3,084 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Details of each province
In terms of death toll, Punjab province remains the most affected province, followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 11,505 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 6,566 in Sindh, 4,750 in KP, 848 in Islamabad, 675 in Azad Kashmir, 335 in Balochistan, and 169 in GB.
Furthermore 418,478 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 378,288 in Punjab, 155,712 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 95,709 in Islamabad, 31,781 in Balochistan, 30,423 in Azad Kashmir and 9,579 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has performed 17,169,042 coronavirus tests and 53,770 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 1,006,078 patients and 5,151 patients are in critical condition.