Lahore/Quetta/Karachi/Peshawar (Staff Report/Agencies): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pakistan rose to 1,563,705 on Tuesday after 358 new cases surfaced in the country during the last 24 hours.
As per data shared by the National Institute of Health (NIH), 12,273 coronavirus tests were conducted across the country during the last 24 hours while positivity ratio remained 2.92%.
Eight deaths were reported from the disease in the last 24 hours while 165 patients were on critical care across the country.
The total deaths currently stand at 30,537, according to the NIH data.
COVID-19 Statistics 16 August 2022
Total Tests in Last 24 Hours: 12,273
Positive Cases: 358
Positivity %: 2.92%
Patients on Critical Care: 165— NIH Pakistan (@NIH_Pakistan) August 16, 2022