In the country, 482,771 people have recovered and the number of patients under treatment is 35,063.
The number of corona cases in Islamabad is 40,548, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 64,651, Sindh 239,186, Punjab 152,158, Balochistan 18,696, Azad Kashmir 8,753 and Gilgit-Baltistan 4,899.
The highest number of deaths due to corona was in Punjab where 4,523 people lost their lives while 3,855 in Sindh, 1,823 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 461 in Islamabad, 102 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 192 in Balochistan and Azad Kashmir. 248 people have lost their lives.
Meanwhile National Institutes of Health has confirmed a new strain of corona in Pakistan. According to the National Institutes of Health, a new strain of corona virus was found in two Pakistanis. Both returned home from the UK.
Punjab Health Minister Yasmeen Rashid said that four suspicious patients of the new type of corona are from Lahore. All four have been tested and sent to NIH.