ISLAMABAD: The total number of cases of covid 19 cases rose to 34,916 on Friday while 1,745 people tested positive for the deadly virus while 2,075 people were recovered in the last 24 hours.
According to the latest update released by the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 47 patients in Corona died on Thursday, of whom 40 died in hospital and seven died at home or in quarantine. During the last 24 hours, the highest number of deaths occurred in Punjab followed by Sindh. It said that out of a total of 47 deaths in the last 24 hours, 23 patients died on ventilators. The maximum number of ventilators occupied four major areas, including Multan 49 per cent, Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) 38 per cent, Peshawar 30 per cent and Lahore 36 per cent.
About 35,353 tests were conducted across the country on Thursday, including 6,535 in Sindh, 15,304 in Punjab, 6,543 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT). I have 5,777, in Balochistan 838, in GB 443, and in JJ 339.