In line with the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Covid-19, the nation reported 73 extra deaths because of the pandemic, whereas 5,152 new instances have been reported throughout the stated interval.
The nationwide tally of confirmed instances climbed to 761,437 as 5,152 new infections surfaced throughout the previous 24 hours.
As many as 60,162 samples have been examined, out of which 5,152 turned out to be optimistic with an 8.56 per cent positivity fee.
The overall variety of folks recuperating from the illness stands at 662,845, whereas 4,515 sufferers are critically sick attributable to COVID and are at present beneath remedy on the nation’s numerous hospitals.
The federal government and well being officers warn that if the continuing tempo of infections continues for an additional two weeks, the scenario might go “worse,” because the nation’s already weak well being system is saturating.