Pakistan Conducted The Highest Number Of Tests Per Day During The Last 24 Hours As The Corona Cases Crossed 48,000-mark On Thursday, The Health Ministry Said. Pakistan Recorded 2,193 New Cases, Taking The Total Number Of Infections To 48,091. The Death Toll Stands At 1,017 With 32 New Fatalities.
| Updated on: 21 May 2020, 01:04:16 PM
As many as 15,346 coronavirus checks, the very best in a single day, have been performed within the final 24 hours, well being officers mentioned. (Photo Credit: News Nation)
Pakistan performed the very best variety of checks per day over the last 24 hours because the coronavirus instances crossed 48,000-mark on Thursday, the well being ministry mentioned. Pakistan recorded 2,193 new instances, taking the overall variety of infections to 48,091. The demise toll stands at 1,017 with 32 new fatalities.
As many as 15,346 coronavirus checks, the very best in a single day, have been performed within the final 24 hours, well being officers mentioned. The authorities have performed 429,600 checks to this point. Sindh reported the utmost variety of 18,964 instances, adopted by 17,382 in Punjab, 6,815 in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 2,968 in Balochistan, 1,235 in Islamabad, 579 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 148 in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
As many as 14,155 sufferers have recovered to this point, the officers mentioned. The variety of every day testing elevated after Planning Minister Asad Umar on Tuesday mentioned that 30,000 checks per day could be adequate for Pakistan to manage the unfold of the lethal virus. Pakistan is able to conduct over 25,000 checks per day, he mentioned, expressing hope that by May-end or early June the nation would have the ability to conduct 30,000 checks per day.
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First Published : 21 May 2020, 01:04:16 PM