Pakistan Covid-19 positivity rate reaches 13pc as 7,586 more contract virus
Pakistan has reported 20 deaths in the last 24 hours.
LAHORE (Dunya News) - Pakistan has reported 20 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,367,605. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 29,097 on Sunday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 7,586 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 13,105 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,738 in Sindh 5,974 in KP, 976 in Islamabad, 750 in Azad Kashmir, 367 in Balochistan, and 187 in GB.
Furthermore 523,774 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 462,323 in Punjab 184,455 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 117,436 in Islamabad, 35,218 in Azad Kashmir 33,910 in Balochistan and 10,489 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 24,532,952 coronavirus tests and 58,334 in the last 24 hours. 1,268,245 patients have recovered in the country whereas 1,083 patients are in critical condition.
The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 13 percent.
So far, 102,975,552 people have received their first dose of coronavirus vaccine including 286,593 in last 24 hours. 78,860,543 citizens have been fully vaccinated while 470,601 received their second dose in last 24 hours.
The number of total administered doses has reached to 170,711,868 with 786,027 in the last 24 hours.