Corona virus claims 57 lives in the past 24 hours in the country


ISLAMABAD, May 24 (Online): As many as 57 more fatalities were reported and 3060 persons tested positive in the past 24 hours due to corona virus in the country,
As per the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) the total number of deaths have climbed to 20308 and nation wide tally of positive cases has soared to 903599

According to the official portal, the total number of coronavirus patients in Sindh has reached 309,647 while 4,920 people have died so far.
In Punjab, the total number of COVID-19 patients is 334,760 and 9,784 people have died so far due to the virus while the total number of patients in Balochistan is 24,583 and the death toll has reached 270.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has recorded a total of 129,883 virus patients, with 6,202 deaths, while in Azad Kashmir, 18,808 people have been infected with the virus and 532 people have died.
The positivity ratio in Pakistan is recorded at 5.21% as of today.
2,693 people are said to have been recovered from the disease during the last 24 hours bringing the national recovery toll to 820,374.
So far, 12,837,818 tests have been conducted since the outbreak in the country, whereas 2,857,746 people have been partially vaccinated and 1,286,429 people have been fully vaccinated against the virus.
The total number of doses administered is 5,358,808.
The Sindh government tightened curbs once more because of the rising number of coronavirus cases throughout the province.