Pakistan reports 55 deaths due to coronavirus in last 24 hours
ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has reported 55 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 10,772 on Wednesday.
According to latest statistics of the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), Pakistan recorded as many as 2,123 new cases of the coronavirus over the previous 24 hours as the number of positive cases has surged to 508,824.
39,450 samples were tested in a day. There are a total of 33,102 active cases, out of which 2,366 have been billed as critical. The number of patients recuperating from the disease stands at 464,950.
Sindh remains the worst-hit province by the pandemic in terms of cases followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Till now 228,949 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 146,525 in Punjab 62,018 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 39,462 in Islamabad, 18,467 in Balochistan, 8,521 in Azad Kashmir and 4,882 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 4,323 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 3,730 in Sindh, 1,748 in KP, 447 in Islamabad, 235 in Azad Kashmir, 188 in Balochistan, and 101 in GB.