Lahore: Pakistan has reported 1 death in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 305,671. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,416.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 640 people have tested positive for COVID-19 within 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 133,626 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 98,368 in Punjab, 37,317 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 16,124 in Islamabad, 14,269 in Balochistan, 2,517 in Azad Kashmir and 3,450 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,459 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,226 in Punjab, 1,258 in KP, 145 in Balochistan, 180 in Islamabad, 81 in GB and 67 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 3,160,924 coronavirus tests and 34,544 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 292,303 coronavirus patients, while 562 patients are in critical condition.