Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 1,011,708, Pakistan has reported 39 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. On Tuesday, the national death toll jumped to 23,087.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 3,262 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 10,964 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,840 in Sindh, 4,423 in KP, 796 in Islamabad, 614 in Azad Kashmir, 326 in Balochistan, and 124 in GB.
Furthermore 369,245 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 353,695 in Punjab, 142,139 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 85,947 in Islamabad, 29,681 in Balochistan, 23,203 in Azad Kashmir and 7,798 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has performed 15,766,473 coronavirus tests and 49,412 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 928,722 patients and 2,722 patients are in critical condition.