Pakistan’s COVID positivity rate stands at 12.53%

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The country recorded a COVID positivity rate of 12.53% on January 23 as 7,195 people tested positive while eight patients lost the battle against the virus.

According to statistics released by the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) on Monday morning, 3 people died each in Punjab and Sindh, while Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) also died. recorded one death each in the past 24 hours.

The data showed that a total of 1,374,800 COVID-19 cases have been detected nationwide so far.

Among them, 526,899 cases have been recorded in Sindh, 464,431 in Punjab, 185,340 in KPK, 118,292 in Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) 118,292, 35,400 in AJK, 33,941 in Balochistan and 10,497 in Gilgit-Baltistan.

Provincial COVID-19 Positivity Report as of January 23, 2022

Sindh – 18.70%

Punjab – 9.61%

KPK – 8.83%

ICT – 12.71%

AJK – 14.25%

Balochistan – 6.37%

Gilgit-Baltistan – 3.06%

In addition, the country has also recorded a total of 29,105 COVID deaths, including 13,108 in Punjab, 7,741 in Sindh, 5,975 in KPK, 976 in ICT, 751 in AJK, 367 in Balochistan and 187 in Gilgit-Baltistan.

With a ratio of 92.3%, 1,269,078 people have so far recovered from the disease across Pakistan, making it a significant number.

Sallie R. Loera