Pakistan has reported 32 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,008,446. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 23,048 on Monday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 3,752 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Punjab remains the worst-hit province in terms of deaths followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 10,944 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,833 in Sindh, 4,420 in KP, 793 in Islamabad, 610 in Azad Kashmir, 325 in Balochistan, and 123 in GB.
Furthermore 367,092 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 353,238 in Punjab, 141,925 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 85,780 in Islamabad, 29,571 in Balochistan, 23,093 in Azad Kashmir and 7,747 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 15,717,061 coronavirus tests and 49,947 in the last 24 hours 927,599 patients have recovered in the country whereas 2,677 patients are in critical condition.
Over 3.86bn coronavirus vaccine shots administered worldwide to date