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Pakistan’s Coronavirus Cases Tally Surpasses 5,000

The country's first COVID-19 case was reported on February 26.

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Pakistan’s coronavirus cases tally surpasses 5,000  mark on Saturday.

The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Pakistan has reached 5,011.

While the countrywide death toll stands at 86. As being reported, 762 people have recovered from the virus so far.

The country’s first COVID-19 case was reported on February 26.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Coronavirus Cases

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has reported 41 new cases of coronavirus taking the provincial tally to 697 and the national tally to 5,015.

It has also reported six new deaths. The total number of people who have died from COVID-19 in the country has risen to 86.

Baluchistan Coronavirus Cases

Meanwhile, Balochistan reported eight new cases of coronavirus on Saturday.

All of these cases are locally transmitted, according to the provincial government spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani.

The number of locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in the province has risen to 80 while the overall provincial total now stands at 228.

Punjab Coronavirus Cases

Punjab reported 74 new cases, 2 new deaths on Saturday. The total number of COVID-19 deaths in the province now stands at 21.

Punjab’s Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department has reported another 74 coronavirus cases in the province, taking the total to 2,410.

Sindh Coronavirus Cases

Meanwhile, in Sindh, more than 82 percent of new coronavirus cases have been reported from Karachi, according to updates from the provincial health department.

Out of the 104 new cases, 87 have reported from Karachi, 13 from Hyderabad, three from Larkana and one from Sanghar.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.