ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s positivity fee has climbed as much as 7.8% on Thursday, in keeping with the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC).
The event comes amid a fixed surge in virus instances that has raised considerations amongst well being professionals concerning the third wave of coronavirus
In line with the day by day knowledge issued by the NCOC, the nation has reported over 61 deaths through the previous 24 hours taking the full dying tally to 13,717.
About 44,377 coronavirus exams had been performed through the previous 24 hours out of which 3,495 got here again optimistic, taking the positivity fee to 7.8%.
Furthermore, the variety of energetic coronavirus sufferers within the nation stands at 24,592 as of at this time.
The well being authorities have urged folks to strictly follow customary working procedures (SOPs) with a purpose to management the coronavirus state of affairs.
Protecting in view the rising numbers, the well being authorities have re-imposed COVID-19 restrictions within the nation that had been lifted final month attributable to a surge in instances whereas instructional institutes have been closed in a number of cities of the Punjab and KP.