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Islamabad, Aug 24 : Pakistan has reported 4,075 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Tuesday.
Amid the serious fourth wave of the disease, the overall tally of the infected people climbed to 1,131,659 across the country, the NCOC, the department leading the country’s campaign against the pandemic, said in updated figures on its dashboard.
Pakistan’s southern Sindh province has been the worst hit, with a total of 422,418 cases, followed by east Punjab province where the disease was detected in 382,332 people.
A total of 25,094 people died of the COVID-19 in Pakistan including 91 patients who lost their lives to the pandemic over the last 24 hours, the NCOC said.
The country currently has 91,046 active cases while 1,015,519 others have recovered.
The vaccination drive in the country has also picked up the pace with some 37,043,561 partially vaccinated and 13,434,605 fully inoculated people in the country, according to the latest official data.