Pakistan reported 730 new cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 285,921.
The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) reported 17 deaths and 1,947 recoveries in the 24-hour period.
The country’s death toll stands at 6,129, while at least 263,193 patients have recovered.
Bill Gates acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts to combat Covid-19
Co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Bill Gates acknowledged Pakistan’s efforts to combat the novel coronavirus.
During a telephonic conversation, Prime Minister Imran Khan and Bill Gates discussed the latest developments on Covid-19. The premier briefed Bill Gates about the decline in coronavirus cases in Pakistan.
He said the government’s smart lockdown policy has been effective in improving the situation in the country.