12 Pakistanis killed and 482 infected by novel corona virus


ISLAMABAD:   12 Pakistanis have been killed in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has reached to 294,193. The nationwide tally of fatalities has reached to 6,267.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 482 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours.
128,676 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 96,466 in Punjab, 35,831 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 12,664 in Balochistan, 15,546 in Islamabad, 2,745 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 2,265 in Azad Kashmir.
2,384 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,193 in Punjab, 1,248 in KP, 141 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 65 in GB and 61 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 2,512,337 coronavirus tests and 24,593 in last 24 hours. 278,939 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 669 patients are in critical condition.
New Zealand has another five cases of Covid-19, with three in the community. The remaining two are imported cases.
There are now 1,344 confirmed cases of the virus. The total number of active cases is now 134 – just 21 of which are imported.