Pakistan confirms 58 deaths due to Coronavirus while total rises to 4072 cases.
According to official sources, the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country have reached to 4,072.
These include 2,030 cases in Punjab, 986 in Sindh and 527 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 527.
Pakistan confirms 58 deaths
Moreover, Balochistan confirmed cases rose to 206, Gilgit-Baltistan 212, Islamabad Capital Territory 92 and Azad Kashmir 19.
According to National Command and Operation Centre this morning (8:10am), 208 new coronavirus cases detected during the last 24 hours.
Fifty-eight people have died of coronavirus since its outbreak in Pakistan.
As per province-wise details, 18 deaths reported in Sindh, 16 in Punjab, 18 in KP while 2 in Balochistan.
Three people died in in Gilgit-Baltistan and one in Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT).
However, 467 people have been recovered.
1,339 COVID patients were hospitalized and 25 of them are in critical condition.
The government has also enhanced testing facilities.
A total of 42,159 tests have so far been conducted. Isolation facilities have been established in 462 hospitals across Pakistan with a capacity of 7,295 beds.
Besides, 17,470 corona affected people have been housed at 330 Quarantine facilities.
Earlier, Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said Pakistan will emerge victorious in fight against Coronavirus with the support of vibrant youth and resilient people.
He expressed these views while speaking during 231st Corps Commanders’ Conference.
Moreover, COAS Gen Bajwa also appreciated the troops’ efforts in the field so far.
He said that every citizen of Pakistan counts as we strive to scale this calamity.
Meanwhile, he directed all commanders to extend maximum assistance in moving critical resources and reaching out to mitigate suffering of people in far flung areas.
He also called for maximum assistance in the remote areas in Gilgit Baltistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Interior Sindh and Balochistan.