Pakistan records over 2,000 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours
Pakistan on Friday recorded 2,304 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, a 27 per cent increase since the number of cases recorded on November 11. The virus claimed 37 lives in a day, which is another highest death toll in four months, while the active cases in the country have shot up to 23,641, reported The News.
The last time Pakistan reported over 2,000 cases was July 16. A total of 36,923 tests were conducted across the states, bringing the case positivity rate to 6.4 per cent.