In the last 24 hours, Pakistan has reported 35 deaths by coronavirus as the number of positive cases has reached 971,304. The nationwide tally of deaths has risen to 22,555 on Saturday.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) 1,828 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Province wise, Punjab remains the worst-hit in terms of deaths and cases followed by Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
So far, Pakistan has conducted 15,008,355 coronavirus tests and 48,134 in the last 24 hours. 912,295 patients have recovered in the country whereas 2,049 patients are in critical condition.