Twenty-nine more corona patients died and 1,788 new cases were detected in the country during the last 24 hours till Sunday morning.
The coronavirus recovery cases have neared 82 percent across the country with the latest figure of 2,287.According to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), 1,788 new cases were detected in the country in the last 24 hours till 8:00am on Sunday, raising the total number to 4,62,407.
Twenty-nine more corona patients died and the total number of death from covid-19 disease has reached 6,609 in the country.
Some 2,287 more patients have recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, raising the total number to 3,78,172.
The DGHS data said the coronavirus death rate has stood at 1.43 percent. On the other hand, the recovery rate also has reached 81.78 percent, it added.
The health directorate said 16.77 percent of the samples have been diagnosed with coronavirus till the date while 13.02 percent samples have been diagnosed with the fatal disease in a day.
A total of 13,737 samples, out of 13,864 collected, were tested at 118 labs in the country during the period, the report added. A total of 27,57,329 samples have been tested so far to detect coronavirus infection across the country.The first case of Covid-19 was detected on March 8 while the first death was recorded on March 18 in the country.