On Saturday, Punjab recorded 738 fresh new COVID-19 cases along with fifteen deaths within the past twenty-four hours.
According to the details, the provincial tally of infections has climbed to 117,898 with the addition of the fresh cases, the Primary and Secondary Health Department.
The department said that out of the total new cases, 367 were discovered in Lahore whereas 72 in Rawalpindi.
According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), Pakistan reported as many as 3,045 fresh coronavirus infections and 45 deaths in the past twenty-four hours.
The total number of infections therefore far reported across the country has reached up to 392,356 however the death toll from the novel coronavirus disease has soared to 7,942. In total, 48,223 tests were conducted over the previous twenty-four hours, out of which 3,045 were reported positive. According to NCOC, the positivity ratio of cases stands at 6.3.
The active Covid-19 cases in Pakistan are 46,861 although 672 people recovered yesterday, pushing the number of those recovering from the disease to 337,553. Currently, 2,172 of the patients under treatment are said to be in serious condition.