4,856 new coronavirus cases were reported in Pakistan on Wednesday, taking the total number of cases in the country to 1,080,360. The country also recorded 81 deaths in the last 24 cases. With this, the death toll in the country has reached 24,085.
According to data from the National Command and Operation Centers (NCOC), 4,856 people tested positive for the virus after 64,690 COVID-19 tests were conducted on Wednesday. The positivity rate in the country is 7.50 percent. The News International reported it.
The total number of active cases in the country has increased to 84,177, while a total of 972,098 people have recovered from the virus so far. Punjab continues to be the most affected province in terms of deaths after Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Apart from this, 403,964 cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 367,054 in Punjab, 149,532 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 91,672 in Islamabad, 31,298 in Balochistan, 27,899 in Ghulam Kashmir and 8,941 in Pakistan-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan.
The government has issued a new order to prevent infection in Pakistan. The government has said that from October, only those taking both doses of the vaccine will be allowed to travel in the train. Pakistan has already implemented this rule in local flights.
At the same time, data related to Corona was released in India on Wednesday morning. According to the Ministry of Health, 3,86,351 active cases have been registered in the country and 38,353 new cases of corona virus were reported in 24 hours. At the same time, 497 infected people died during this period. After this, the total number of infected in the country has gone up to 3,20,36,511 and the number of dead is 4,29,179. Active cases account for 1.21 percent of the total infection, which is the lowest since March 2020. Active cases reduced by 2,157 in 24 hours.