ISLAMABAD, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan reported 1,757 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Monday.
The overall tally of the infected people climbed to 1,240,425 in the country, the department leading Pakistan's campaign against the pandemic said.
Pakistan's southern Sindh province has been the worst hit, with a total of 455,808 cases, followed by eastern Punjab province where the virus was detected in 429,081 people.
A total of 27,597 people died from the virus in Pakistan, with 31 new deaths, the NCOC said.
The country currently has 50,651 active cases, while 1,162,177 others have recovered. Enditem