Lahore: Pakistan has reported 63 new coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, and the number of positive cases has surged to 547,648. On Tuesday, the death toll across the country jumped to 11,746.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 1,220 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
In terms of individual cases, Sindh is still the province most affected by the pandemic, followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Till now 247,727 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 158,220 in Punjab 67,419 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 41,493 in Islamabad, 18,830 in Balochistan, 9,050 in Azad Kashmir and 4,909 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 4,793 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 4,004 in Sindh, 1,912 in KP, 475 in Islamabad, 264 in Azad Kashmir, 196 in Balochistan, and 102 in GB.
Pakistan has so far conducted 8,005,794 coronavirus tests and 38,813 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 502,537 coronavirus patients, while 1,881 patients are in critical condition.