Pakistan records eight corona deaths, 377 infections in a day

Written by The Frontier Post

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has recorded another eight deaths and 377 infections during the last 24 hours (Wednesday), showed the statistics released by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Thursday morning.

As per the NCOC data, after the addition of eight new deaths, the overall toll has now surged to 28,745 whereas the number of total infections now stood at 1,285,631 after adding the fresh 377 cases.

During the last 24 hours (Wednesday), a total of 44,137 tests were conducted throughout Pakistan whereas the positivity ratio stood at 0.85 percent. The number of patients in critical care was 904.

During the last 24 hours (Wednesday), as many as 364 patients have recovered from the virus whereas the total recoveries stood at 1,242,718. As of Thursday, the total count of active cases in the country was recorded at 14,168.

As many as 476,017 coronavirus cases have so far been confirmed in Sindh, 443,240 in Punjab, 180,146 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 107,765 in Islamabad, 33,488 in Balochistan, 34,563 in Azad Kashmir and 10,412 in Gilgit-Baltistan.

Moreover, 13,028 individuals have lost their lives to the pandemic in Punjab so far, 7,622 in Sindh, 5,851 in KP, 956 in Islamabad, 742 in Azad Kashmir, 360 in Balochistan and 186 in Gilgit Baltistan.

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