LAHORE: Pakistan has reported 6 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,291,467. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 28,878 on Sunday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 360 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Till now 13,059 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,652 in Sindh 5,909 in KP, 964 in Islamabad, 745 in Azad Kashmir, 363 in Balochistan, and 186 in GB.
Furthermore 479,326 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 444,216 in Punjab 181,011 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 108,285 in Islamabad, 34,642 in Azad Kashmir 33,558 in Balochistan and 10,429 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 22,864,737 coronavirus tests and 43,242 in the last 24 hours. 1,253,001 patients have recovered in the country whereas 666 patients are in critical condition.
The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 0.83 percent.
So far, 87,534,489 people have received their first dose of coronavirus vaccine including 623,559 in last 24 hours. 60,043,930 citizens have been fully vaccinated while 739,710 received their second dose in last 24 hours.
The number of total administered doses has reached to 139662690 with 1,297,362 in the last 24 hours.