Daily Covid-19 cases in country decrease but deaths increase
Published: 04:24 PM, 28 December 2020 Updated: 06:06 PM, 28 December 2020
As many as 27 people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 7479 in the country. Yesterday, 24 died from the disease.
Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 510,080 as 932 new cases were confirmed during the period. Yesterday, 1,049 Covid-19 cases were reported.
Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) came up with the information in a press release issued on Monday (December 28, 2020).
Meanwhile, 12,167 people were diagnosed with the Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, of these – 932 people diagnosed with the virus.
Meanwhile, the recovery count rose to 453,318 after another 1357 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period, the release added.
The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18, ten days after the detection of the first COVID-19 cases.