Pakistan logs 6 new coronavirus deaths; 240 cases

By: News Desk
Published: 07:58 AM, 15 Nov, 2021
A health worker inoculates a monk with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against the Covid-19 coronavirus in Kathmandu. AFP
Caption: A health worker inoculates a monk with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against the Covid-19 coronavirus in Kathmandu. AFP
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Pakistan has reported another 6 deaths and 240 infections from the coronavirus pandemic during the last 24 hours (Sunday), showed the statistics released by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Sunday morning,

As per the NCOC data, after the addition of 6 new deaths, the overall toll has now surged to 28,612 whereas the number of total infections now stood at 1,279,876 after adding the fresh 240 cases.

During the last 24 hours (Saturday), a total of 32,466 tests were conducted throughout Pakistan whereas the positivity ratio stood at 0.73 percent. The number of patients in critical care was 1,111.

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(WIth inputs from AFP)