3256 tested positive, 104 lost lives due to corona virus in 24 hours


ISLAMABAD, May 19 (Online): 104 deaths occurred and 3256 people tested positive due to corona virus during the last 24 hours in the country.
According to the latest statistics of the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC), with the inclusion of 3,256 more cases tally of positive cases has climbed to 886184 and tally of fatalities has ascended to 19856.

As many as 41771 tests were conducted in the country in the last 24 hours. Corona virus positive rate is recorded at 7.79 percent. The number of people who have recovered so from this epidemic stands at 799951.

As per province details of positive cases, Sindh has reported 301,247 cases, Punjab 329,913, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 127,609, Islamabad 79,552, Balochistan 24,064, Azad Jammu and Kashmir 18,360, and Gilgit Baltistan 5,439.

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on National Health Dr. Faisal Sultan earlier while rejecting the speculations regarding the non-availability of Sinopharm vaccine in the country and side effects he said the vaccination campaign will continue without any break.