Coronavirus claims another 53 lives, infects over 1,300 in Pakistan

A further 53 deaths and 1,383 cases have been reported in Pakistan due to the global coronavirus and the rate of virus cases in the country has reached 2.94 percent.

According to the National Command and Operations Center, the total number of deaths in the country has reached 21,376 while the total number of affected people is 935,013. The number of active cases across the country is 46,190 and 867,447 people have recovered from COVID-19.

The highest number of deaths due to the virus was in Punjab where 10,349 people lost their lives while 5,144 in Sindh, 4,164 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 766 in Islamabad, 107 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 290 in Balochistan, and 556 in Azad Kashmir. Have lost.

The number of coronavirus cases in Islamabad is 81,806, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 134,781, Punjab 342,802, Sindh 324,535, Balochistan 25,893, Azad Kashmir 19,538, and Gilgit-Baltistan 5,655.

Coronavirus vaccination is underway in Pakistan and people over the age of 19 are being vaccinated. Vaccination of people over 18 years of age in adult vaccination centers have been set up across the country and the entire vaccination process is being controlled through digital mechanisms.

At least 189 vaccination centers have been set up in Punjab and 14 in Sindh, while 280 vaccination centers have been set up in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 44 in Balochistan, and 14 in Islamabad. Vaccination is being carried out through 25 centers in Azad Kashmir and 16 centers in Gilgit-Baltistan.

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