Daily COVID-19 deaths, cases increased in country
Published: 03:46 PM, 12 October 2020 Updated: 05:51 PM, 12 October 2020
31 more Covid-19 patients died in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 5555 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,79,728 as 1472 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) came up with the information in a press release issued on Monday.
The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18, ten days after the detection of the first COVID-19 cases.
The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 213 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.