With more 1114 new coronavirus infections reported in the past 24 hours, the nationwide tally of the cases rises to 277,402.
According to the latest figures released by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 32 deaths were also reported due to the virus in the last 24 hours. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 5,924.
Pakistan has so far conducted 1,952,730 coronavirus tests and 21,628 in the past 24 hours. 246,131 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country so far.
Province Wise Details
Sindh remains the worst-hit province by the pandemic in terms of cases followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and Islamabad.
Till now 120,052 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh,
92,655 in Punjab,
33,845 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,
11,708 in Balochistan,
14,987 in Islamabad
2,090 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 2,065 in Azad Kashmir.
The president of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi has said that coronavirus cases rate is declining in the country due to the following of precautionary measures and government’s prudent policies and public cooperation.
The novel coronavirus has taken 654,477 lives so far.
At least 16,514,500 cases of coronavirus have been registered in 196 countries and territories. Of these, at least 9,347,300 are now considered recovered.