LAHORE: The total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus patients in the province has reached 3,301 after 25 new cases were confirmed in the last 12 hours.
A spokesperson for Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department said the so far 35 deaths have been reported while 623 people have recovered their health.
Patients included 701 pilgrims, 992 members of a religious group, 89 prisoners and 1,074 other people from the province.
At Lahore’s Camp Jail, as many as 59 confirmed cases were reported whereas 14 cases were found in Sialkot. In Gujranwala, seven cases were found in the city jail. Nine prisoners in Dera Ghazi Khan’s jail were confirmed with coronavirus.
A total of 221 pilgrims were diagnosed with the virus in DG Khan’s quarantine centre, as many as 457 in Multan and 23 in Faisalabad.
Among other citizens, the provincial capital reported 469 confirmed cases, Nankana Sahib confirmed 16 cases, Kasur had nine cases, Sheikhupura reported 10 cases, Rawalpindi had 87 virus cases, Jhelum recorded 33 cases, Attock had one confirmed case, Chakwal reported four cases, and Gujranwala had 38 virus cases, whereas Sialkot recorded 30 cases.