Coronavirus cases reach 14,079 with addition of 715

By: News Desk      Published: 11:10 AM, 28 Apr, 2020
Coronavirus cases reach 14,079 with addition of 715

The number of confirmed coronavirus jumped to 14,079 while a total of 3,233 patients had fully recovered from the infection, the latest figures shared by National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) revealed early Tuesday.

According to the NCOC, another 715 people were tested positive for the virus during the past 24 hours across Pakistan.

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Punjab now stands at 5,640 after the latest additions. It is followed by 4,956 in Sindh, 1,984 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 853 in Balochistan, 320 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 261 in Islamabad and 65 in Azad Kashmir.

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Meanwhile, 20 more people died of coronavirus during the past 24 hours after which the death toll reached 301.

Moreover, 111 patients are currently in a critical condition and receiving treatment at the intensive care units of different hospitals

The most number of deaths have been recorded in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which currently stands at 104. It is followed byPunjab 91, Sindh 85, Balochistan 14, Islamabad four and Gilgit-Baltistan three.

On the other hand, a total of 157,223 cases have so far been conducted in the country with 6,417 carried out in 24 hours, says the official website.

The number of active cases currently stands at 10,545. The province-wise details of these are: Punjab 4,243, Sindh 3,946, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 1,347, Balochistan 663, Islamabad 221, Gilgit-Baltistan 95 andAzad Kashmir 30.