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COVID-19 Death Toll Hits 5,426 In Pakistan

There has been an improvement in the number of recoveries from COVID-19 in Pakistan with figure now reaching 178,737.

2,145 new cases surfaced during the last twenty four hours taking the tally to 257,914.

These include 88,539 in Punjab, 108,913 in Sindh, 31,217 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 11,322 in Balochistan, 14,402 in Islamabad, 1750 in Gilgit Baltistan and 1771 in Azad Kashmir.

The death toll from the virus has reached 5,426 with 40 more deaths reported over the last twenty four hours.

24,262 Corona tests were carried out during this period.