15 Pakistanis killed and 617 infected by corona virus


ISLAMABAD:    15 Pakistanis have been killed in last 24 hours by novel corona virus as the number of positive cases has reached to 289,832. The nationwide tally of fatalities has reached to 6,190
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 617 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours.
126,425 corona virus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 95,611 in Punjab, 35,337 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,401 in Islamabad, 12,321 in Balochistan, 2,199 in Azad Kashmir and 2,538 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
2,331 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,185 in Punjab, 1,239 in KP, 138 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 61 in GB and 61 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,317,213 corona virus tests and 17,612 in last 24 hours. 270,009 corona virus patients have recovered in the country whereas 759 patients are in critical condition.
Turkey’s total number of corona virus cases rose to more than 250,000, with 1,233 new cases identified in the past 24 hours.
The data showed 22 people had died in the past 24 hours in Turkey, bringing the death toll to 5,996, while the total number of recoveries rose to 231,971
Spain diagnosed 1,833 new corona virus infections in the past 24 hours, the Health Ministry said, below Friday’s post-lockdown record of 2,987 but more than three times the average seen in July.