ISLAMABAD: In the last 24 hours, 98 more deaths have been reported in Pakistan than 19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the death toll from the virus to 26,330 across the country on Tuesday morning.
According to the latest figures from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 52,314 Covid 19 tests were conducted across the country in the last 24 hours, with 3,316 positive results.
It is noteworthy that since August 29, less than 4,000 infections have been recorded daily in nine out of 10 days in the country.
According to the NCOC, the rate of positive cases in the last 24 hours was 6.33%. Since August 24, Pakistan’s positive rate has been less than 7% in 13 out of 15 days.
With 3,316 new infections, the total number of COVID-19 cases, however, reached 1,186,234.
In addition, 19 to 3,270 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours across the country, bringing the total number of recoveries to 1,067,589, while the number of active cases is 92,315. ۔
Pakistan is reporting an average of 3,350 new infections every day, which is 65% of the peak – June 17 saw the highest daily average reported.
Pakistan has so far given at least 61,724,580 doses of the covid vaccine. Suppose each person needs 2 doses, which is enough to vaccinate 14.3% of the country’s population.
During the reported last week, an average of 1, 1,204,828 doses are given daily in Pakistan. At this rate, it would take another 36 days to provide enough food for a further 10. population.