He maintained that 1219 patients were recovered and total number of people recovered from the disease has risen to 25,606.
With half a million tests performed per day, the country is the world champion in screening per capita.
Lahore reports 691 new coronavirus cases.
A total of 3,938 new cases were detected overnight
The number of coronavirus cases rose to 2061 in Balochistan after 44 more people were diagnosed with the infection on Monday.
Five more people died from novel coronavirus today.
Imran Khan and Usman Buzdar discussed the steps taken to contain coronavirus spread in the province.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country rose to 8,348 after 355 new infections were reported during the last 24 hours, ARY News reported.
Another 1,700 people died in the United States on Thursday, while there were hundreds more deaths across Europe, driving the confirmed global toll above 94,000.
The confirmed coronavirus cases in Pakistan on Friday reached 4,601, according to the National Command and Operation Centre’s latest statistics