LAHORE : (Web Desk) – Pakistan has reported 5 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has risen to 1,523,900. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 30,345 on Sunday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 310 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 13,551 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 8,095 in Sindh, 6,315 in KP, 1,023 in Islamabad, 792 in Azad Kashmir, 378 in Balochistan and 191 in GB.
Furthermore 574,730 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 504,841 in Punjab, 218,898 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 135,023 in Islamabad, 43,244 in Azad Kashmir, 35,469 in Balochistan and 11,695 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 27,360,248 coronavirus tests and 31,962 in the last 24 hours. 1,485,316 patients have recovered in the country whereas 428 patients are in critical condition.
The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 0.96 percent.
So far, 128,074,138 people have received their first dose of coronavirus vaccine including 131,491 in last 24 hours. 101,881,176 citizens have been fully vaccinated while 501,747 received their second dose in last 24 hours.
The number of total administered doses has reached to 219,368,557 with 678,788 in the last 24 hours.