Lahore: As the number of positive cases soared to 1,029,811, Pakistan has reported 65 deaths from the new coronavirus in the past 24 hours. The death toll across the country jumped to 23,360 on Saturday.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 4,950 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 11,041 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,971 in Sindh, 4,456 in KP, 801 in Islamabad, 622 in Azad Kashmir, 328 in Balochistan, and 141 in GB.
Furthermore 380,093 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 356,211 in Punjab, 143,673 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 87,304 in Islamabad, 30,289 in Balochistan, 24,145 in Azad Kashmir and 8,096 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
To date, Pakistan has performed 15,995,153 coronavirus tests and 58,479 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 940,164 patients and 3,187 patients are in critical condition.