Corona virus claims 54 lives


LAHORE, MARCH 12 (Online): 54 deaths occurred in the last 24 hours due to novel coronavirus steering the nationwide tally of fatalities to 13,430 on Friday.
As per the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 2,701 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours raising the positive cases to 600198.
Till now 260,661 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 182,576 in Punjab, 75,052 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 19,171 in Balochistan, 46,963 in Islamabad, 10,816 in Azad Kashmir and 4,959 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore, 5,698 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 4,452 in Sindh, 2,138 in KP, 202 in Balochistan, 520 in Islamabad, 317 in Azad Kashmir and 103 in GB.
Pakistan has so far conducted 9,402,639 coronavirus tests and 41,133 in the last 24 hours. 568,065 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 1,709 patients are in critical condition.