ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reported seven deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 321,877. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,621 on Friday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 659 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours.
Sindh remains the worst-hit province by the pandemic in terms of cases followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan.
Till now 141,249 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 101,367 in Punjab, 38,521 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,621 in Balochistan, 17,781 in Islamabad, 4,016 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 3,322 in Azad Kashmir.