ISLAMABAD: Around 693 new cases of coronavirus have been reported across the country, while one more patient lost his life due to the virus.
According to the statistics released by the National Institute of Health, a total of 15,5,386 people were infected with coronavirus, while 30,483 died due to the virus. The mortality rate remains at 2 percent.
On the last day, 20,678 tests were conducted for the diagnosis of coronavirus, while the ratio of positive cases was 3.35 percent. The total number of tests was 2,95,3,638 while 177 coronavirus patients are in intensive care.
COVID-19 Statistics 29 July 2022
Total Tests in Last 24 Hours: 20,678
Positive Cases: 693
Positivity %: 3.35%
Patients on Critical Care: 177
— NIH Pakistan (@NIH_Pakistan) July 29, 2022
During the last 24 hours, 798 patients have defeated coronavirus across the country, by which the number of recovered people has reached 15,14,535, while the number of active cases has increased to 8,307. Punjab and Sindh were the most affected by the virus.
In Sindh, 5,90,634 people were affected by coronavirus while 8,178 died. In Punjab, 5,2,832 people were affected while 13,587 lost their lives. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was the third largest province affected by the virus.
In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 2,21,260 people were affected by coronavirus while 6,329 died. In Islamabad, 1,37,331 people were affected by coronavirus while 1,027 died. 43,613 corona cases were reported in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
793 people died due to the virus in Azad Kashmir. In Balochistan, 35,785 people have been affected by coronavirus while 378 have lost their lives. In Gilgit-Baltistan, 11 thousand 870 people have been affected by coronavirus while 191 have died.