Coronavirus claims 12 lives in one day


ISLAMABAD:     Pakistan has reported 12 deaths in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 292,174 on Saturday, the nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,231.
According to the statistics issued by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 586 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours.
Till now 127,691 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 96,057 in Punjab, 35,602 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,472 in Islamabad, 12,473 in Balochistan, 2,241 in Azad Kashmir and 2,638 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,357 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,188 in Punjab, 1,246 in KP, 141 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 63 in GB and 61 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,414,902 coronavirus tests and 25,537 in last 24 hours. 275,317 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 725 patients are in critical condition.
The number of corona ventilators is the hospitals are 1, 920. The facilities for corona patients are available in 735 hospitals nationwide and currently 1, 241 patients are admitted in the hospital.
On the other hand more than 800,000 people have died and more than 23 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally according to global trackers on Friday, whereas global recoveries stand at over 15.6 million