City detects 542 more Corona patients


Staff Reporter

In a major decline, Sindh province on Sunday recorded 737 more cases of COVID-19 during the last 24 hours, the daily report said on Sunday.
“The province recorded 14 deaths during a single day on Sunday,” the report added..
The province recorded 737 virus cases after 9,322 tests were performed during the past 24 hours. Overall 2,231,728 tests have been performed so far which resulted in 204,840 virus cases.
As many as 3,333 COVID-19 patients have so far died in the province. 950 patients have recovered in a single day, bringing the total recoveries in the province to 180,730.
As many as 20,777 active COVID-19 patients are present in the province currently.
Karachi reported 542 cases in 24 hours, more than two-thirds of the total cases. Giving a district-wise division of cases from the city, he said that 169 COVID-19 cases were reported from both districts South and East, followed by 71 from Korangi, 54 from Central, 46 from Malir and 33 from West.
As many as 2,615 new cases of the coronavirus were reported across the country during the past 24 hours, pushing the national tally of infections to 457,288.
According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 80 more people succumbed to the infection during this period, taking the death toll from the disease to 9,330.