LAHORE (Dunya News) - Pakistan has reported 30 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 991,727. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 22,811 on Monday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 2,452 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Punjab remains the worst-hit province in terms of deaths followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 10,881 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,720 in Sindh, 4,386 in KP, 787 in Islamabad, 601 in Azad Kashmir, 319 in Balochistan, and 117 in GB.
Furthermore 350,618 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 356,929 in Punjab, 140,818 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 84,722 in Islamabad, 29,110 in Balochistan, 22,116 in Azad Kashmir and 7,414 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 15,443,477 coronavirus tests and 49,503 in the last 24 hours. 920,066 patients have recovered in the country whereas 2,532 patients are in critical condition.