LAHORE: Corona virus claimed 7 lives during last 24 hours in Pakistan bringing the nationwide tally of fatalities to 6621 on Friday.
The number of positive cases are stated to have soared to 321,877.
The latest statistics by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said 659 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours.
So far confirmed cases stand at 141,249 in Sindh, 101,367 in Punjab, 38,521 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,621 in Balochistan, 17,781 in Islamabad, 4,016 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 3,322 in Azad Kashmir.
Furthermore 2,568 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,279 in Punjab, 1,265 in KP, 146 in Balochistan, 193 in Islamabad, 90 in GB and 80 in Azad Kashmir.
Pakistan has so far conducted 4,009,497 coronavirus tests have carried out in the country uptill now and 33,901 in the last 24 hours.
305,835 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country while 529 patients are stated to be in precarious condition.
First wave of COVID-19 was contained with the best strategy and steps are underway to control second wave in the country.