Uptick in positivity ratio as Pakistan logs 93 new coronavirus cases

By: News Desk
Published: 09:29 AM, 13 May, 2022
Uptick in positivity ratio as Pakistan logs 93 new coronavirus cases
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The infectivity ratio of coronavirus is slowly starting going up as the country logged 93 positive cases with infection ratio of 0.51% and no fatality during last 24 hours, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

According to the latest statistics released by the Pakistan National Institute of Health on Friday, a total of 18,165 tests were conducted for the Covid-19 across the country during the last 24 hours, out of which 93 were reported to be positive. The infectivity ratio remained 0.51% and no death was recoded.

The condition of 15 patients was stated to be critical.

As per the latest NIH data, the death toll has climbed up to 30,376, whereas the number of total infections now stood at 1,528,814 after adding the fresh 93 cases.

On the other hand, the United States has crossed the threshold of one million deaths from Covid-19, the White House said on Thursday, as cities like New York try to turn the page on the pandemic despite threats of another surge.

"Today, we mark a tragic milestone: one million American lives lost to Covid-19," President Joe Biden said in a statement that acknowledged the "unrelenting" pain of those who had lost loved ones during the pandemic.