Pakistan has reported 6 deaths of coronavirus in last 24 hours as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,280,092. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 28,618 on Tuesday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 216 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Punjab remains the worst-hit province in terms of deaths followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Till now 12,980 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,604 in Sindh 5,801 in KP, 948 in Islamabad, 741 in Azad Kashmir, 358 in Balochistan, and 186 in GB.