LAHORE: Punjab reported 1,341 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the previous 24 hours, taking the province-wide tally of infections to 80,297.
According to the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department, 25 more people lost their lives due to the highly contagious disease, taking the death toll in the province to 1,844. Thus far, 42,584 patients have been cured of the infection in the province.
1,341 new coronavirus cases emerged when 7,384 tests were conducted in the province over the past 24 hours.
A total of 525,222 tests have been conducted in the province thus far.