Corona virus claims 58 lives in 24 hours

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LAHORE, March 16 (Online): 58 people died in one day due to novel coronavirus while 2511 persons tested positive.

The number of positive cases has soared to 609,964. The nationwide tally of fatalities rose to 13,595 on Tuesday.
As per statistics issued by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 35303 corona tests were conducted during the last 24 hours raising the overall tests to 9565066.

Till now 261,582 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 188,225 in Punjab 76,379 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 48,495 in Islamabad, 19,233 in Balochistan, 11,089 in Azad Kashmir and 4,961 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 5,812 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 4,461 in Sindh, 2,169 in KP, 526 in Islamabad, 322 in Azad Kashmir, 202 in Balochistan, and 103 in GB.
1136 patients have recovered from corona virus in one day raising the number of recovered patients to 573,014 while 1,895 patients are in critical condition.

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