Kathmandu : The coronavirus, which has spread like a global epidemic, has so far infected many people in Pakistan in the last 24 hours.
According to health ministry officials, 2,193 people have been infected in the last 24 hours alone. The total number of people infected with the coronavirus has reached 48,091 so far, officials said. They said 1,017 people had died of corona so far and 32 of them had died in the last 24 hours. The highest number of tests in a single day across the country has been done on Wednesday.
Health officials say 15,316 people were tested for coronavirus on Wednesday alone. According to them, a total of more than 429,600 tests have been conducted across the country so far.
Most of the infected are in Sindh province. In Sindh province alone, 18,964 people have been infected, officials said. After that, 6,815 people have been infected in Punjab, the second most infected, 6,815 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and 2,968 in Balochistan.
At least 1,235 people have been infected in the central capital Islamabad, 579 in Gilgit, Baltistan and 148 in Pakistan, controlled Kashmir, officials said.
Out of the total coronavirus infected people across the country, 15,155 have returned home free from the infection so far.