Corona virus claims 61 lives in 24 hours


LAHORE, MARCH 17 (Online): 61 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours due to novel coronavirus raising the tally of fatalities to 13656 Wednesday.

As per the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 2,351 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours amid the report that positive cases graph has climbed to 612315.

So far 261,823 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 189,362 in Punjab 76,819 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 48,938 in Islamabad, 19,247 in Balochistan, 11,161 in Azad Kashmir and 4,965 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 5,853 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab 4,468 in Sindh, 2,179 in KP, 529 in Islamabad, 322 in Azad Kashmir, 202 in Balochistan, and 103 in GB.
Pakistan has so far conducted 9,603,865 coronavirus tests and 38,799 in the last 24 hours. 575,867 coronavirus patients have recovered in the country whereas 1,978 patients are in critical condition.