Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar on Friday has announced that 100 million people across the country are now fully vaccinated.
Umar, who is also the chief of the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC), took to his official Twitter handle to announce the â€œmajor milestone reached in the national vaccination driveâ€.
Major milestone reached in national vaccination drive. 100 million Pakistani’s are now fully vaccinated. More than 127 million have recieved atleast one dose. We are very close to achieving vaccination of all eligible citizens
â€” Asad Umar (@Asad_Umar) March 6, 2022
He further stated that more than 127 million Pakistanis had received at least one dose of the anti-Covid jab.
â€œWe are very close to achieving vaccination for all eligible citizens.â€Â he said.
The NCOC in its daily update on Sunday stated that 755 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s total up to 1,514,258.
Statistics 6 Mar 22:
Total Tests in Last 24 Hours: 37,661
Positive Cases: 755
Positivity %: 2.0%
Patients on Critical Care: 821
â€” NCOC (@OfficialNcoc) March 6, 2022
Currently, 821 patients are on critical care across Pakistan and the Covid positivity ratio is 2%.