Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 1,039,695, Pakistan has reported 40 deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. On Monday, the national death toll jumped to 23,462.
According to the latest data released by the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 4,858 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 11,067 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,021 in Sindh, 4,468 in KP, 803 in Islamabad, 628 in Azad Kashmir, 328 in Balochistan, and 147 in GB.
Furthermore, 385,414 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 357,735 in Punjab, 144,848 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 88,093 in Islamabad, 30,502 in Balochistan, 24,891 in Azad Kashmir and 8,212 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has performed 16,108,532 coronavirus tests and 56,414 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 943,020 patients and 3,441 patients are in critical condition.