KARACHI: As many as 30 more patients died of coronavirus in Pakistan during the last 24 hours while 907 new virus cases emerged. The country-wide death toll from the virus has surged to 22,007 so far since the outbreak of the disease in February 2020.


According to a Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation, and Coordination report issued on Monday, a total of 949,175 people have been tested positive for the coronavirus disease in the country since its outbreak in February 2020, out of which 332,254 cases were in Sindh, 345,065 in Punjab, 26,633 in Balochistan, 137,075 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 82,368 in Islamabad, 5,813 in Gilgit-Baltistan, and 19,967 in Azad Kashmir. However, 893,148 patients have recovered from the disease so far.