As per the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 440 fresh coronavirus infections were reported in the span of 24 hours when 27,091 samples were tested during this span. This has surged the count of cases to 323,452.
As per reports, five more people died from the virus in the nation in the span of the last twenty-four hours, thus increasing the death toll from the disease to 6,659.
Nearly 307,409 people have recovered from the disease so far across. There are a total of 9,384 active cases of coronavirus in the country. A total of 789 patients are under treatment in hospitals across the country, 74 of whom are on vents.
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A total of 41,01,115 tests have been conducted so far.
So far, the province of Sindh has reported 141,841 cases, Punjab 101,652, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 38,645, Baluchistan 15,688, Islamabad 18,069, Azad Jammu and Kashmir 3,498, and Gilgit Baltistan 4,059.
Across the world the count of coronavirus cases crossed 40 million on Monday, as per Reuters tally, as the onset of winter in the northern hemisphere fuelled a resurgence in the spread of the disease.
The Reuters data shows the pace of the epidemic continues to pick up. It took just 32 days to go from 30 million global cases to 40 million, compared with the 38 days it took to get from 20 to 30 million, the 44 days between 10 and 20 million, and the three months it took to reach 10 million cases from when the first cases were reported in Wuhan, China, in early January.