In the last 24 hours, Pakistan recorded 76 deaths while 1,629 people tested positive for COVID-19, according to the latest statistics released by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC). Most casualties were seen in the province of Punjab followed by Sindh.
As of June 6, the total active COVID-19 cases in Pakistan stand at 47,764. On Saturday, 52,427 tests were conducted with Sindh conducting 13,356; Punjab: 22,819; Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP): 8,713; Islamabad(ICT): 4,759; Balochistan: 1,690; Gilgit-Baltistan(GB): 282 and Azad Kashmir (AJK): 628.
Out of 1,756 ventilators reserved for COVID-19 patients in the country, 418 ventilators are currently occupied. There is no patient on the ventilator in AJK, GB, and Balochistan. So far, Pakistan has seen a total of 908,576 recoveries.
A total of 932,140 cases have been detected so far in the country with AJK reporting 19,493; Balochistan: 25,729; GB: 5,633; ICT: 81,700, KP: 134,321; Punjab:342,192 and Sindh: 323,072.
Till now, Pakistan has recorded 21,265 deaths. Punjab is on top of the list with 10,290 casualties followed by Sindh: 5,116 KP: 4,144; Islamabad: 765; Balochistan: 289; GB: 107 and AJK: 554.
639 hospitals in Pakistan are equipped with COVID-19 facilities with 3,574 patients being treated across the country. A total of 13,523,599 tests have been conducted so far in the country since the pandemic started.