On Sunday, Punjab reported 134 new cases of coronavirus and 10 deaths by the disease within the last 24 hours.
According to the spokesperson of the Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the province has reached up to 101,559 with the addition of 134 new cases in the last 24 hours.
The spokesperson further said that the death count by the novel coronavirus in Punjab has reached up to 2,298 as 10 more patients died from the disease in the last 24 hours.
Among the reported new cases, 77 have been reported from Lahore, 13 from Multan, and 10 new cases from Rawalpindi, the reports revealed.
In total, 97,219 patients of COVID-19 have recovered to health in Punjab.
After noticing a downfall in the cases of coronavirus in Punjab, the number of cases has again started surging gradually.
16 more people died of coronavirus in the country in the last 24 hours, taking the overall death toll to 6,654.
According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 567 fresh infections surfaced when 32,062 samples were tested during this period which has increased the national tally of cases to 323,019.
Around 307,069 people have recovered from the disease so far across Pakistan with the addition of 429 recoveries recorded over the previous 24 hours. The number of active coronavirus cases in the country stands at 9,296 from which 534 patients are said to be in critical condition.
A total of 4,074,024 tests have been conducted so far.
Up till now, Sindh has reported 141,713 cases, Punjab 101,559, Khyber PK 38,598, Balochistan 15,669, Islamabad 17,996, Azad Jammu and Kashmir 3,437, and Gilgit-Baltistan 4,047.