ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has reported 303 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Monday.
With the new infections, the overall number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 has risen to 1,522,191 in the Asian country, said the NCOC, a department leading the country’s campaign against the pandemic.
Statistics 21 Mar 22
Total Tests in Last 24 Hours: 30,300
Positive Cases: 303
Positivity %: 1.00%
Patients on Critical Care: 493
— NCOC (@OfficialNcoc) March 21, 2022
A total of 361 people were reported to have recovered from the pandemic over the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 1,476,120, showed data from the NCOC.
According to the official data, two deaths from COVID-19 were registered on Sunday, raising the death toll to 30,331.
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Pakistan’s southern Sindh province is the worst-hit region with 573,753 infections recorded, followed by the eastern Punjab province, which has reported 504,442 cases so far.