Coronavirus infections take a plunge in Pakistan


The indications that the coronavirus pandemic’s latest wave is receding in Pakistan grew further stronger as the country reported 189 infections and four deaths during the last 24 hours, showed figures of National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) released on Saturday morning.

As per the latest NCOC data, the number of deaths climbed up to 30,340, whereas the number of total infections now stood at 1,523,590 after adding the fresh 189 cases.

During the last 24 hours, 30,417 tests were conducted throughout Pakistan whereas the positivity ratio stood at 0.62 percent. The number of patients in critical care was 451.

During the last 24 hours, as many as 367 patients have recovered from the virus whereas the total recoveries stood at 1,485,085. As of Saturday, the total count of active cases in the country was recorded at 8,165. As many as 574,549 coronavirus cases have so far been confirmed in Sindh, 504,765 in Punjab.INP

, 218,860 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 135,016 in Islamabad, 35,468 in Balochistan, 43,239 in Azad Kashmir and 11,693 in Gilgit-Baltistan.

As many as 13,551 individuals have lost their lives to the pandemic in Punjab so far, 8,094 in Sindh, 6,312 in KP, 1,022 in Islamabad, 792 in Azad Kashmir, 378 in Balochistan and 191 in Gilgit Baltistan. INP


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