Pakistan on Thursday reported over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in a day, the highest total since July 29, 2020.
As per the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC), As many as 1,078 new cases were recorded in the past 24 hours, bringing the country's total to 332,186.
At least 32,933 tests were conducted across Pakistan.
During the period, the country reported 20 new deaths - the highest since Sept 1. Pakistan's confirmed deaths stand at 6,795 while a total of 313,527 people have recovered across provinces - with 889 recovering in a day.
With 11,864 active cases, Pakistan is struggling with a resurgence of coronavirus cases.
The NCOC on Wednesday made it mandatory for all citizens to wear a mask when stepping out of their houses.
It also asked provinces to ensure implementation of COVID-19 SOPs particularly in shopping malls, restaurants and public transports.