Observer Report Islamabad
Thirty-eight more deaths were reported in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus in Pakistan and the number of positive cases surged to 588,728 on Saturday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center 1,714 persons tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
Till now 259,392 corona cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 175,964 in Punjab 73,515 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 45,329 in Islamabad, 19,106 in Balochistan, 10,464 in Azad Kashmir and 4,958 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Further 5,534 people have lost lives to the epidemic in Punjab 4,411 in Sindh, 2,104 in KP, 506 in Islamabad, 309 in Azad Kashmir, 200 in Balochistan, and 102 in Gilgit Baltistan.