Covid positivity rate surges in Peshawar

Corona claims 63 lives in country during last 24 hours
Corona claims 63 lives in country during last 24 hours

PESHAWAR (Khyber News) : Eleven persons died of coronavirus and 410 new cases were reported in KP on Thursday as positivity rate in Peshawar swelled to 10.6 per cent.

Peshawar accounted for six mortalities and 196 new cases in the province, taking its total count of deaths and confirmed incidence to 703 and 19,607 respectively. One case was reported each from Nowshera, Swabi, Mansehra, Abbottabad and Dera Ismail Khan.

Dir Lower recorded 33 cases, taking its total score of patients to 2008. So far, 43 persons have fallen to the virus in the district. Khyber tribal district detected 30 patients which made its overall count of patients 1,049.

In Abbottabad, 17 people were diagnosed with the pandemic where number of total cases reached 2,742. The district has so far recorded 108 deaths due to the virus and is listed second on the province’s list of mortalities after Peshawar.


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