Islamabad, May 31 : Pandemic novel coroanvirus has claimed 88 more lives in past 24 hours, soaring the death toll to 1483, Pakistan government said on Sunday.
A total of 3,039 new coronavirus cases surfaced in the country in the same period, taking the tally to 69,496. 25,056 cases have so far been detected in Punjab, 27,360 in Sindh, 9,540 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 4,193 in Balochistan, 2,418 in Islamabad, 678 in Gilgit Baltistan, and 251 in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir.
Radio Pakistan reported that as many as 25,271 patients have so far recovered from the lethal virus. 14,972 corona tests were carried out during the last twenty four hours, the report further added. (UNI)