Pakistan on Wednesday has reported 58 deaths from novel coronavirus while the total number of cases has surged to 4072.
According to details, 2,030 patients have been tested positive for the epidemic in Punjab, 932 in Sindh. 500 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 211 in Gilgit-Baltistan, 202 in Balochistan, 83 in Islamabad and 19 in Azad Kashmir.
So far, 467 patients have recovered in the country while 25 are in critical condition.
Countrywide lockdown to continue till April 14
In an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus, the National Coordination Committee (NCC) has decided to extend the countrywide lockdown till April 14.
Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar informed that goods transport carrying food will remain open. While medicines will be available for the general public in all four provinces of the country.