Pakistan saw 342 new coronavirus cases on Monday, April 13th, 2020, including 137 paramedics and other healthcare staff. 232 out of 342 new cases, or around 70%, were from Punjab — where a major chunk of positive cases was from Tableeghi Jamat.

Three new deaths related to coronavirus complications were also reported during the past 24 hours, the lowest since March 31st, 2020.

125 patients recovered from COVID-19, taking the number of recoveries to 1,378.

The number of new hospitalizations also decreased and reached 1,368, down from 1,402. Critically ill patients (or those on ventilators), also decreased from 47 to 46.

137 paramedic and healthcare staff tested positive with Coronavirus with 45 professionals from Sindh and 30 from Punjab. 78 out of 137 included doctors while 25 of them were nurses with 34 professionals from paramedics and other health staff.

More can be seen in the graphs below:

Deaths

Overall Picture

RegionTotal CasesCases in 24 HrsDeathsDeaths in 24 Hrs
AJK430300
Balochistan2310120
GB2330930
Islamabad1310110
KP80056351
Punjab2,826232241
Sindh1,45256311
Total5,716342963

Breakdown of Cases

  • Zaireen from Iran: 1,369 (24%)
  • Foreign Returners from Other Countries: 1,292 (23%)
  • Tableeghi Jamaat: 1,289 (23%)
  • Other Local Transmission: 1,766 (31%)

Total Tests Conducted

RegionTests ConductedLast 24 Hours
AJK99282
Balochistan4,012106
Gilgit Baltistan1,56387
Islamabad3,947111
KP3,793315
Punjab41,781*1,925
Sindh13,840531
Total69,9283,157

*Tests for Punjab are for both Public and Private Labs

Suspected Cases

RegionTotal CasesLast 24 Hours
AJK99282
Balochistan4,341119
Gilgit Baltistan1,64491
Islamabad3,947111
KP4,783478
Punjab21,8852,490
Sindh13,840531
Total51,4323,902
  • Suspected cases are those who are under quarantine facility or those awaiting test results

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Originally Published on ProPakistani.com

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