The novel coronavirus, on Tuesday, has claimed 20 more lives in Sindh, raising the death toll due to 5,164 in the province.
In his daily Covid-19 situation report, Sindh Chief Minister (CM) Syed Murad Ali Shah said that 575 new cases emerged during the previous 24 hours after 12,660 tests were conducted.
The CM said that 296,247 patients have recovered from the disease so far, including 747 during the past 24 hours.
He said that of the 575 new cases in the province, 361 were detected from Karachi, including 127 from District East, 72 from District South, 64 from District Central, 49 from District Malir, 25 from District Korangi and 24 from District West.
Earlier on June 6, as many as 20 more people had succumbed to the novel coronavirus during the past 24 hours in Sindh.
In a daily statement on the Covid-19 situation, Sindh Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah had said 756 more people were diagnosed with the coronavirus during the same period in the province.
The CM went on to say that so far 14,369 COVID-19 tests were conducted, out of which 756 infections were recorded while 579 patients recovered from the disease during the last 24 hours.