Islamabad: Pakistan has reported 6 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has risen to 1,524,793. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 30,355 on Thursday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 244 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 13,556 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 0 in Sindh, 6,319 in KP, 1,023 in Islamabad, 792 in Azad Kashmir, 378 in Balochistan and 191 in GB.
Furthermore 575,257 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 505,003 in Punjab, 219,026 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 135,072 in Islamabad, 43,261 in Azad Kashmir, 35,472 in Balochistan and 11,702 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Tests and Recoveries
Pakistan has so far conducted 27,472,570 coronavirus tests and 29,625 in the last 24 hours. 1,485,735 patients have recovered in the country whereas 439 patients are in critical condition.
The COVID-19 positivity ratio was recorded at 0.82 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.