ISLAMABAD(News10) – Pakistan has reported 9 deaths in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 288,047. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,162
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 747 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours.
Sindh remains the worst-hit province by the pandemic in terms of cases followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Till now 125,632 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 95,203 in Punjab, 35,091 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,346 in Islamabad, 12,144 in Balochistan, 2,179 in Azad Kashmir and 2,452 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,313 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,180 in Punjab, 1,238 in KP, 138 in Balochistan, 173 in Islamabad, 60 in GB and 60 in Azad Kashmir.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,253,131 coronavirus tests and 23,722 in last 24 hours. 265,624 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 768 patients are in critical condition.