The COVID-19 positivity ratio in Pakistan has surged to 3 per cent over the past 24 hours. According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) data, 46 more people lost their lives, lifting the nationwide fatalities to 21,874.
The country’s caseload climbed to 945,184 after 1,119 more people tested positive for the deadly virus during this period.
The new infections emerged when 37,196 tests were conducted during the said period.
It is to be noted that COVID-19 vaccination centres in Lahore and Karachi are facing a shortage of vaccine and masses are facing hardships in getting their scheduled jabs.—INP