ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Sunday noticed a major drop within the variety of every day COVID-19 infections because the nation logged 4,874 new instances within the final 24 hours as in comparison with 6,236 reported throughout the identical interval on February 5, information from the Nationwide Command and Operation (NCOC) confirmed Sunday morning.
As per the most recent statistics of the NCOC, 56,051 diagnostic checks had been carried out over the past 24 hours, of which 4,874 got here again constructive, pushing the nationwide tally of such instances to 1,459,773.
Likewise, the nation’s positivity rate drop to eight.69% as of Sunday, making it below 10% for the fifth consecutive day.
Along with this, the lively COVID-19 instances additionally drop to 90,797.
In the meantime, 30 extra sufferers succumbed to the virus within the final 24 hours, taking the dying toll from the illness to 29,478.
Pakistan’s Particular Assistant to the Prime Minister on Well being, Dr. Faisal Sultan, requested the general public to cease being lazy and get their booster pictures in the event that they have not already. As Pakistan fights the fifth COVID-19 wave led by the Omicron, Dr. Faisal Sultan had urged folks to get their pictures.
Earlier than, he had instructed folks to get their COVID-19 booster pictures if it had been greater than six months since they’d their second dose.