Pakistan reports zero COVID-19 death for 2nd day

ISLAMABAD – A downward trend in Pakistan’s daily new COVID-19 cases and deaths has been witnessed after the country reported zero death for the second day Wednesday, according to statistics released by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) on Thursday.

Pakistan has recorded 210 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, raising the overall number of confirmed cases to 1,523,072 in the South Asian country, said the NCOC, a department leading the country’s campaign against the pandemic.

A total of 180 people were reported to have recovered from the pandemic over the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 1,484,676, showed data from the NCOC.

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According to the official data, a total of 30,333 people died of the pandemic so far in the country.

Pakistan’s southern Sindh province is the worst-hit region with 574,239 infections recorded, followed by the eastern Punjab province, which has reported 504,639 cases so far.