Pakistan reports 663 COVID-19 cases, lowest in about four months
LAHORE (PEN) – Pakistan has reported 11 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,265,047. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 28,280 on Monday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 663 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 12,849 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 7,530 in Sindh 5,686 in KP, 937 in Islamabad, 740 in Azad Kashmir, 352 in Balochistan, and 186 in GB.
Furthermore 465,819 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 437,974 in Punjab 176,886 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 106,469 in Islamabad, 34,402 in Azad Kashmir, 33,128 in Balochistan and 10,369 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 20,235,921 coronavirus tests and 39,902 in the last 24 hours. 1,210,897 patients have recovered in the country whereas 1,913 patients are in critical condition.
The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 1.66 percent.
So far, 64,947,702 people have received their first dose of coronavirus vaccine including 483,770 in last 24 hours. 34,809,848 citizens have been fully vaccinated while 510,705 received their second dose in last 24 hours.
The number of total administered doses has reached to 93,551,193 with 954,000 in the last 24 hours.