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Islamabad, Aug 9 : Pakistan on Sunday reported 4,040 new COVID-19 cases, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Monday.
The NCOC, a department leading Pakistan’s campaign against the pandemic, said that the country’s number of overall confirmed cases has risen to 1,071,620, including 964,404 recoveries.
The number of active cases has risen to 83,298, including 3,805 critical patients.
According to the NCOC, 53 more patients died on Sunday, bringing the overall death toll to 23,918.
The southern Sindh province is the worst-affected region by the pandemic with 400,400 infections, followed by the eastern Punjab province which has reported 364,680 cases.
The NCOC said on its website that the country has administered 37,424,706 doses of vaccine and has fully vaccinated 7,635,391 persons as of Sunday night.