Sindh has reported eight more deaths in past 24 hours due to novel coronavirus also known as COVID-19.
Sindh Government Spokesperson Senator Murtaza Wahab in a tweet announced that the province conducted 3729 tests today out of which 404 came out positive.
The province has conducted 51790 coronavirus tests so far out of which 5695 people have tested positive, the provincial spokesperson said.
Wahab also reported eight new deaths due to coronavirus, which takes the death toll to 100 in the province. In the past 24 hours, 208 people also recovered from COVID-19, taking the tally to 1169.
The following information is relevant to assess the situation of #COVIDー19 in Sindh as of 29th April at 8 AM:
Total Tests 51790 (today 3729)
Positive Cases 5695 (today 404)
Recovered Cases 1169
In the last 24 hours, 208 people have recovered from corona in Sindh
— SenatorMurtaza Wahab (@murtazawahab1) April 29, 2020
On the other hand Health ministry officials have said that 65% of those infected with the virus were below the age of 50 in Pakistan.
“A large portion of those infected with the virus men,” the health ministry officials said, adding that 80% of the dead above the age of 80.