According to the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), the second wave of coronavirus has already started in Pakistan.
Pakistan has reported twenty deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 332,186. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,795.
Almost 1,078 persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 in 24 hours and the figure has crossed the 1,000 marks for the first time since July 30.
Sindh remains the worst-hit province by the pandemic in terms of both cases and casualties followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan.
Till now 145,238 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 103,831 in Punjab, 39,361 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,887 in Balochistan, 19,594 in Islamabad, 4,229 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 4,046 in Azad Kashmir.
Three hundred thirteen thousand five hundred twenty-seven coronavirus patients have recovered in the country, whereas 632 patients are in critical condition.