Pakistan has reported 39 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,011,708. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 23,087 on Tuesday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 3,262 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 10,964 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 5,840 in Sindh, 4,423 in KP, 796 in Islamabad, 614 in Azad Kashmir, 326 in Balochistan, and 124 in GB.
Furthermore 369,245 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 353,695 in Punjab, 142,139 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 85,947 in Islamabad, 29,681 in Balochistan, 23,203 in Azad Kashmir and 7,798 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 15,766,473 coronavirus tests and 49,412 in the last 24 hours 928,722 patients have recovered in the country whereas 2,722 patients are in critical condition.
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