COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: A total of 1,979 new coronavirus cases have been reported in the country during the last 24 hours taking the tally to 253,604, while 50 more patients died of the virus during the aforementioned period taking the death toll to 5,320.
According to the latest statistics issued by National Command and Operation Centre on Tuesday, 170,656 patients have so far recovered from coronavirus across the country. The number of total active COVID-19 cases in the country stands at 77,628.
A total of 21,020 corona tests were carried out during the last twenty-four hours.
The total reported cases include 106,622 in Sindh, 87,492 in Punjab, 30,747 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 11,192 in Balochistan, 14,202 in Islamabad, 1,694 Gilgit-Baltistan and 1,655 in Azad Kashmir. – TLT