Islamabad: The nationwide tally of COVID-19 patients soared past 4,400 with 2,224 cases in Punjab, 1,128 in Sindh, 560 in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 212 in Balochistan, 213 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 102 in Islamabad, and 28 in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
The virus has claimed 63 lives while at least 467 coronavirus patients have recovered. The number of cases has continued to soar despite the country being under lockdown for the third consecutive week. The situation remains fluid and we’re updating stats as soon as new figures are officially released.
Punjab has reported 58 fresh cases of coroavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19 positive patients to 2,224, the provincial health department spokesperson said.
“As much as 700 quarantined patients are Zaireen, 662 Tableeghi Jamaat members, 68 jail prisoners and 794 are other citizens,” the spokesperson shared a breakdown of the patients.