Pakistan records highest number of coronavirus deaths in a day
May 22, 2020
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has seen its highest rise in deaths in a single day from the coronavirus (COVID-19), with 2,603 new cases taking the country’s death toll from the highly contagious virus to at least 1067. According to National Command and Operation Center, the number of confirmed coronavirus infection cases in the country has reached 50,694 while 50 deaths reported during the last 24 hours. The cases so far reported in Punjab 18,455, in Sindh 19,924, in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 7,155, in Balochistan 3,074, in Islamabad 1,326, in Gilgit-Baltistan 602 and in Azad Kashmir 158. Overall 2,603 cases detected in the country during the last 24 hours. Total 1,067 patients have died so far while 15,201 stand recovered.