(Health): 526 new coronavirus cases emerges in country

Karachi: As many as 526 new coronavirus cases were reported in Pakistan on Sunday while six more patients died of the virus disease. The country-wide death toll from the virus has surged to 6379 so far since the outbreak of the disease in February.

According to the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation, and Coordination data, a total of 301,481 people have been tested positive for the coronavirus disease in the country since its outbreak in February 2020, out of which 131,880 cases were in Sindh, 97,679 in Punjab, 13,483 in Balochistan, 36,942 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,901 in Islamabad, 3,196 in Gilgit-Baltistan, and 2,400 in Azad Kashmir.

However, 289,429 patients have recovered from the disease so far. There is continuous decline in the coronavirus cases and deaths across the country.