Coronavirus cases surpass 51,000 in Pakistan; 1,071 dead

New Delhi (NVI): The total number of positive coronavirus cases in Pakistan has increased by more than 2,500, taking the overall tally to 51,653 with at least 1,071 fatalities recorded so far.

Looking at the breakdown of cases, Sindh province has reported 20,883 coronavirus cases, highest among all the provinces, while Punjab has 18,455 positive cases.

On the other hand, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa has recorded 7,155 cases, Balochistan is at 3,074, Gilgit-Baltistan at 602, Islamabad at 1,326 and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir is at 158 cases so far, according to Geo News.

So far, 15,201 people have recovered from the malignant virus in the country.

Meanwhile, a special flight of Emirates carrying 251 stranded Pakistanis arrived at Islamabad International Airport today from Dubai.