Coronavirus in Pakistan: death toll soars to 135, infection cases to 7,025
ISLAMABAD: The total number of coronavirus infection cases in the country has reached 7,025 and death toll to 135 across Pakistan by Friday morning.
The infection cases include 3,276 in Punjab, 2,008 in Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 993, Balochistan 303, Islamabad Capital Territory 154, Gilgit-Baltistan 245, and Azad Kashmir 46 cases.
So far 1,765 patients of Coronavirus have been recovered, while break up of deaths is as follows: Sindh 45, Punjab 36, KP 45, ICT 01, Balochistan 05 and GB 03. 44 others are in a critical condition.
According to National Command and Operation Center this morning (8:30am), 84,704 tests have been conducted since outbreak of the pandemic. Local transmission is 59 percent and foreign travel 41 percent.
The government has made ready five hundred and eighty-eight hospitals with Covid facilities with 1361 patients admitted across the country, while 546 quarantine facilities have been established with 21,047 people housed in them.