Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 1,109,274, Pakistan has reported 66 deaths from the new coronavirus in the past 24 hours. On Wednesday, the national death toll jumped to 24,639.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 3,974 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 11,434 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 6,497 in Sindh, 4,696 in KP, 837 in Islamabad, 672 in Azad Kashmir, 335 in Balochistan, and 168 in GB.
Furthermore 414,850 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 374,916 in Punjab, 153,836 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 94,714 in Islamabad, 31,686 in Balochistan, 29,790 in Azad Kashmir and 9,482 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 17,007,656 coronavirus tests and 57,460 in the last 24 hours. 996,426 patients have recovered in the country whereas 4,885 patients are in critical condition.