ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reported not less than 108 extra fatalities as a result of coronavirus throughout the previous 24 hours on Thursday.
After the addition of latest fatalities, the whole demise toll has risen to 18,537 in Pakistan because the nation fights with the lethal third wave of the coronavirus.
The best demise toll within the final 24 hours was in Punjab, with the province reporting 68 fatalities.
As per the official web site of the Nationwide Command Operation Centre (NCOC) on Thursday, about 4,198 circumstances have been reported when 46,467 checks have been performed throughout the nation previously 24 hours.
The positivity ratio of coronavirus circumstances has been recorded at 9.03% with 84,172 lively circumstances nationwide.
In the meantime, 5,624 Covid-19 sufferers are admitted to 631 varied hospitals with 651 sufferers on ventilators throughout the nation.
As per the instructions of the NCOC to limit the motion of individuals throughout the Eid holidays, the Punjab authorities has determined to implement a whole lockdown within the province from Might 8.
Public transport and vacationer locations would stay closed and police, Rangers, and military personnel could be deployed on the checkpoints to be arrange on the entry and exit factors of cities.
The choice was taken at a high-level assembly chaired by Well being Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid on the Civil Secretariat, right here on Wednesday.