- Pakistan data instances beneath 1,000-mark for second straight day.
- One other 17 folks, in the meantime, misplaced their lives to the virus within the final 24 hours.
- The present positivity price is 1.60%.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan recorded lower than 1,000 each day COVID-19 instances for the second consecutive day Sunday morning, knowledge from the Nationwide Command and Operation Middle (NCOC) confirmed.
Final week, the nation had recorded a each day case depend underneath 1,000 for the primary time in over three months (830 instances on July 6).
At the very least 720 recent coronavirus instances had been detected within the final 24 hours after 44,831 exams had been taken, pushing the full confirmed case depend for the reason that pandemic started final yr to 1,264,384.
The lethal virus claimed the lives of 17 folks, pushing the demise tally to twenty-eight,269.
The positivity price at the moment stands at 1.60%.
COVID-19 infections are lowering in Pakistan, with 925 new infections reported on common every day. That’s 16% of the height — the very best each day common reported on June 17.
Pakistan has administered no less than 93,551,193 doses of COVID vaccines up to now. Assuming each particular person wants 2 doses, that’s sufficient to have vaccinated about 21.6% of the nation’s inhabitants.
Over the past week reported, Pakistan averaged about 918,586 doses administered every day. At that price, it’ll take an extra 48 days to manage sufficient doses for one more 10% of the inhabitants.