The novel coronavirus has killed eight more people in the past 24 hours bringing the death toll of the country to 5984.
According to the latest figures by government’s COVID-19 portal, with 330 more cases reported in a single day; the number of positive cases in the country has hit 280,024.
During the last 24 hours, 11,026 corona tests were performed. A total of 2,021,196 Corona tests have been performed across the country.
The number of corona patients in Sindh has risen to 121,486 and the number of corona patients in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to 34,223. There are 11,774 patients in Balochistan, 15,076 in Islamabad, 2,093 in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, 2,180 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 93,197 in Punjab.
The death toll from the corona virus has risen to 2,148 in Punjab, 2,224 in Sindh, 1,202 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 165 in Islamabad, 136 in Balochistan, 54 in Azad Kashmir and 55 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
According to the NCOC, 213 patients are on ventilator in hospitals across the country while the number of corona ventilators in hospitals is 1,859. At present one thousand 595 patients are admitted in hospitals.