According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 1,245 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. Pakistan has reported 40 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 568,506.
Till now 255,039 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 166,242 in Punjab, 70,493 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 18,967 in Balochistan, 43,145 in Islamabad, 9,673 in Azad Kashmir and 4,947 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Pakistan has so far conducted 8,602,515 coronavirus tests and 34,754 in the last 24 hours. 531,840 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 1,626 patients are in critical condition.