No Covid-19 deaths were reported in 24 hours till 8am today (September 18, 2022), said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
The total number of Covid-19 deaths in the country remains at 29,339 and the mortality rate is 1.45 percent.
At least 527 new infections from Covid-19 were recorded in the 24 hours. The total number of cases rose to 20,17,614, added the release.
The current positivity rate is 12.72 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.61 percent, said the press release.
A total of 4,143 samples were tested across the country during this time.
At least 284 patients recovered from Covid-19 during the period. The total number of recoveries now stands at 19,60,615 and the recovery rate at 97.17 percent, added the release.