The number of total confirmed COVID-19 patients surged to 31,702 in Balochistan on Tuesday.

QUETTA (Dunya News) - At least 40 more persons were tested positive for coronavirus in Balochistan on Tuesday, bringing the total number of infected patients to 31,702 in the province, Dunya News reported.

According to media coordinator provincial Health Directorate Cell Balochistan Dr Muhammad Wasim Baig, at least 1,090,009 people were screened for the virus till September 14 out of which 40 more were reported positive in the last 24 hours.

He further informed that at least 31,037 affected patients have been recovered from the coronavirus so far while 344 deaths were recorded due to the deadly virus in Balochistan.