Islamabad: The total number of infections increased on Saturday to 271,886 after 1,487 new cases of Covid-19 were reported in Pakistan in the last 24 hours.
The National Health Service Ministry said that 236,596 people have been cured by the disease so far. Of the total cases of infection, 116,800 in Sindh, 91,691 in Punjab, 33,071 in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 14,821 in Islamabad, 11,550 in Balochistan, illegal occupation of Pakistan.
The ministry said the condition of 1,294 patients is critical. 29,503 patients of corona virus are under treatment at home or in various hospitals. Officials have so far examined a total of 1,844,926 samples for corona virus, out of which investigation of 23,630 sample was carried out in the last 24 hours.