Pakistan has reported 7 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 1,283,886. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 28,704 on Saturday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) 411 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 13,015 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,620 in Sindh 5,830 in KP, 952 in Islamabad, 742 in Azad Kashmir, 359 in Balochistan, and 186 in GB.