The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pakistan rose to 18,235 on Saturday after new infections were confirmed in the country.
Pakistan witnessed its record new coronavirus cases and deaths for the third consecutive day, shows data shared by NCOC.
As per details, a total of 1,297 new coronavirus cases were tested positive, almost half of them or 622 new cases were from Sindh only. Punjab also saw a spike and reported 393 new cases, while KP recorded 172 new cases to the tally.
Total confirmed cases: 18,235
- Sindh: 6,675
- Punjab: 6,854
- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: 2,799
- Balochistan: 1,136
- Islamabad Capital Territory: 365
- Gilgit-Baltistan: 340
- AJK: 66
- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: 161
- Sindh: 118
- Balochistan: 16
- Gilgit-Baltistan: 3
- Punjab: 115
- Islamabad Capital Territory: 4
Officials have recorded more than 3.29 million cases and more than 232,000 deaths since the virus emerged in China in December.
TEVTA chairman donates Rs72billion for Corona Relief Fund
Technical & Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) Chairman Ali Salman donated Rs72billion to the provincial Corona Relief Fund on behalf of his workers.
“People have been donating generously towards the find,” Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar said.
He assured that the money will be spent towards those in need during the pandemic. “This is not the time to do politics but to come together and help those in need,” Buzdar said.