ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reported 2 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of confirmed positive cases has surged to 1,297,235.
The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 28,943 on Monday.
According to the latest figures issued by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 708 persons were tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Pakistan has conducted 45,643 tests in the past 24 hours out of which 708 persons were tested positive for the disease. The COVID Positivity Ratio was recorded at 1.55 percent.