Coronavirus situation in the country is continuing its alarming turn as the country saw 34 deaths in the last 24 hours which was the highest number of daily fatality in the last 3 months.
According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), 3,587 new cases were also detected in the country in the last 24 hours till 8:00am on Thursday, raising the total number to 5,84,395.The DGHS said 34 more patients died of the deadly virus. With the fresh deaths, the total number of deaths has reached 8,797 in the country.
This is the highest number of death recorded in a day since 20 December last year when 38 people lost their lives in a day.
The daily infection rate for Thursday is 13.26%.