ISLAMABAD: With 2,233 new infections in Pakistan, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Pakistan has reached 1,234,828, according to data released by the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC).
According to official figures, 50 people have been killed in the last 24 hours, bringing the death toll from Code 19 in the country to 27,482.
The NCOC website shows that the rate of positive cases during the last 24 hours was 4.23%.
For the last seven days, Pakistan has been reporting a positive rate of less than 5%.
The number of active cases in the country has come down to 60,952. The number of active cases has been steadily declining for more than a week. In active cases, 4,409 patients are in critical care.
Earlier this week, Pakistan reported the lowest number of one-day infections in the last two months at 1,897 new cases. On the same day, Pakistan’s Cowed 19 positive rate fell to 4.10%, the lowest figure since July 11. The number of such daily cases in the country was 1,841 on July 24 for the last time.
COVID-19 infections are declining in Pakistan, with an average of 2,2,396 new infections being reported every day. That’s 41 percent of the peak – the highest daily average reported on June 17.
Pakistan has so far given at least 76,141,484 doses of covid vaccine. Assuming that each person needs 2 doses, which is enough to vaccinate 17.6% of the country’s population.
During the last reported week, an average of 76,677,771 doses were given daily in Pakistan. At this rate, it would take another 57 days to provide adequate food for a further 10. population.