COVID-19 claims 83 lives in 24 hours


LAHORE, Dec 18 (Online): As many as 83 fatalities have occurred due to corona virus in Pakistan during last 24 hours bringing the
the number of positive cases has surged to 451,494. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 9,164 on Friday.
Latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said 2,972 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Till now 201,080 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 130,122 in Punjab, 54,021 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 17,868 in Balochistan, 35,700 in Islamabad, 7,893 in Azad Kashmir and 4,810 in Gilgit-Baltistan.

Furthermore 3,522 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 3,270 in Sindh, 1,511 in KP, 177 in Balochistan, 385 in Islamabad, 200 in Azad Kashmir and 99 in GB.

Pakistan has so far conducted 6,216,060 coronavirus tests and 39,171 in the last 24 hours. 399,852 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 2,447 patients are in critical condition.