KARACHI: The novel COVID-19 has claimed six more lives and infected 343 people during the past 24 hours in Sindh province.
In his daily update on the daily COVID-19 situation, Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Murad Ali Shah said that six more people died from the COVID in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll from the disease to 2,313.
The chief minister further said that 343 new COVID-19 cases reported in the province, taking the total number of infections across the province to 125,632.
He informed, “Currently, 4,294 patients are under treatment in different hospitals, of them 210 are in critical condition, and 42 on ventilators.”
He said that 101 more patients recuperated from the disease in the past 24 hours as the number of people defeating the deadly virus has surged to 119,025.
On Friday, as many as 626 more people tested positive for the novel COVID-19 in the past 24 hours across the country, taking the number of confirmed cases to 287,300.
According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 14 people died due to COVID-19-related complications during this period, pushing the death toll from the disease in the country to 6,153.
As per NCOC, the number of active COVID-19 cases has dropped to 15,932 as 265,215 patients have recovered across the country.