Provincial authorities on Monday confirmed 52 new cases of coronavirus in Sindh, pushing the number of confirmed cases in the province to 87 and the national tally to 105.
This is the single largest increase in novel coronavirus cases in the country as of today.
Pakistan’s total confirmed cases
On Sunday, 20 were cases were confirmed by the authorities with Punjab reporting its first confirmed patient. Sindh confirmed 18 new cases while Islamabad reported one.
As of now, there are 76 confirmed cases in Sindh, 10 Balochistan, three in Gilgit Baltistan, four in Islamabad and one in Punjab.
Out of the 18 cases reported in Sindh on Saturday, 13 were of those quarantined in Sukkur. Three out of the remaining five had recently returned from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, one travelled from Balochistan and the fifth patient had no travel history.