Pakistan's daily COVID-19 case count over 5000 for first time in six months

Dunya News


The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 9.45 percent.

LAHORE (Dunya News) - Pakistan has reported 10 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,333,521. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 29,029 on Tuesday.

According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 5,034 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.

Province-wise Details

Punjab remains the worst-hit province in terms of deaths followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Till now 13,091 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,703 in Sindh 5,963 in KP, 969 in Islamabad, 749 in Azad Kashmir, 367 in Balochistan, and 187 in GB.

Furthermore 505,930 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 454,372 in Punjab 182,419 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 111,855 in Islamabad, 34,770 in Azad Kashmir 33,729 in Balochistan and 10,446 in Gilgit-Baltistan.

Tests and Recoveries

Pakistan has so far conducted 24,239,761 coronavirus tests and 53,253 in the last 24 hours. 1,264,611 patients have recovered in the country whereas 827 patients are in critical condition.

Positivity Ratio

The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 9.45 percent.

Vaccine Statistics

So far, 102,107,155 people have received their first dose of coronavirus vaccine including 318,721 in last 24 hours. 77,485,124 citizens have been fully vaccinated while 442,884 received their second dose in last 24 hours.

The number of total administered doses has reached to 168,365,369 with 784,082 in the last 24 hours.