In the last 24 hours, 1776 people tested positive for COVID-19 in Pakistan while 63 people lost their lives, according to the latest statistics released by the National Command and Control Centre (NCOC). The trend continued with Punjab reporting the most number of deaths in the country.
As of December 29, the total active COVID-19 cases in Pakistan stand at 39,599. Yesterday, 30,666 tests were conducted with Sindh conducting 9,320; Punjab: 12,574; Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: 4,219; Islamabad: 3,840; Balochistan: 219; Gilgit-Baltistan: 245 and Azad Kashmir: 343
Out of 1756 ventilators reserved for COVID-19 patients in the country, 305 vents are currently occupied. There is no patient on the vent in AJK, GB and Balochistan.
A total of 475,085 cases have been detected so far in the country (AJK 8235, Balochistan 18099, GB 4853, ICT 37390, KPK 57746, Punjab 13666 9and Sindh 212,093).
Till now, Pakistan has recorded 9992 deaths. Punjab is on top of the list with 3959 deaths followed by Sindh 3502, KPK: 1617; Islamabad: 412; Balochistan: 182; GB: 101 and AJK: 219.
A total of 475,085 cases detected so far (AJK 8235, Balochistan 18099, GB 4853, ICT 37390, KP 57746, Punjab 136669, Sindh 212093)
There are 615 hospitals equipped for treating COVID-19 patients. Currently, 2,759 patients are being treated in these facilities.