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Pakistan reports over 3,100 coronavirus cases, 80 deaths

ISLAMABAD: The coronavirus has claimed the lives of 86 more people in Pakistan and the death toll has risen to 9,250.

According to the National Command and Operations Center, 3,179 new cases were reported in the country and the total number has risen to 454,673. In Pakistan, 44,501 coronavirus patients have recovered and 40,922 are undergoing treatment.

The highest number of deaths due to coronavirus was in Punjab where 3,558 people lost their lives while 3,302 in Sindh, 1,521 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 388 in Islamabad, 99 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 179 in Balochistan and Azad. 203 people have lost their lives in Kashmir.

The number of coronavirus cases in Islamabad is 35,905, in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 54,448, in Sindh 22,983, in Punjab 130,706, in Balochistan 17,880, in Azad Kashmir 7,937 and in Gilgit-Baltistan 4 814 people have been infected with coronavirus.

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The rate of positive cases across the country has reached 7.59 percent. In Hyderabad, the rate of coronavirus positive cases is highest at 24.59 percent.  In Karachi, the coronavirus positive cases rate is 17.71 percent, Rawalpindi 17.21 percent, Azad Jammu and Kashmir 9.30 percent, Balochistan 7.59 percent, Gilgit-Baltistan 1.63 percent, and Islamabad 3.6 percent.

According to the NCOC, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has 8.66 percent, Sindh 10.69 percent, Lahore 8.08 percent, Faisalabad 3.79 percent, Multan 3.40 percent, Peshawar 9.28 percent, Swat 6.96 percent, Abbottabad 14.49 percent, Quetta 5.65 percent, Mirpur 8.08 percent and Muzaffarabad 13.57 percent.

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