Islamabad: The COVID-19 cases in Pakistan are rising with every passing day with 641 fresh infections recorded in the last 24 hours, National Institute of Health, Islamabad’s (NIH) data showed Thursday morning.
This is the highest number of cases reported since March 13, 2022.
According to the NIH, the new cases were detected after diagnostic testing on 18,813 samples.
However, a slight drop was recorded in the COVID-19 positivity ratio as compared to the previous day. The current positivity ratio stands at 3.41%.
COVID-19 Statistics 30 June 2022— NIH Pakistan (@NIH_Pakistan) June 30, 2022
Total Tests in Last 24 Hours: 18,813
Positive Cases: 641
Positivity %: 3.41%
Patients on Critical Care: 119
The NIH data showed that 119 patients are currently being treated in intensive-care units at different medical facilities across the country. However, two deaths from COVID-19 were reported in the last 24 hours.