COVID-19 claims 61 lives in one day across the country.


LAHORE -- 61 deaths are reported to have occurred in a single day due to novel coronavirus in the country amid the report that 3359 persons have tested positive.

According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) the number of positive cases surged to 240,848 and total fatalities to 4983 on Thursday.

According to province wise details 99,362 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 84,587 in Punjab, 29,052 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 11,052 in Balochistan, 13,731 in Islamabad, 1,605 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 1,459 in Azad Kashmir.

Furthermore 1,955 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 1,637...

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