ISLAMABAD: At least 40 more patients of Covid 19 died overnight and 4,858 new cases were reported across the country, according to data released by the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC).
According to the latest NCOC data, 56,414 Covid 19 tests were conducted across the country in the last 24 hours, of which 4,858 were confirmed to be positive.
The official portal said that the rate of positive cases in the country is 8.61%, which is the highest positive rate since May 17.
The death toll has risen to 23,462 and the total number of cases has reached 1,039,965.
In addition, 1,316 patients have recovered from the infection in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 943,020 while the number of active cases is 73,213.
By province, the total number of cases is 385,414 in Sindh, 144,848 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 357,735 in Punjab, 88,093 in Islamabad, 30,502 in Balochistan, 24,891 in Azad Jammu and Kashmir and There are 8,212 in Gilgit-Baltistan.