Coronavirus updates, May 19: Latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic from Pakistan and around the world

Officials have recorded more than 4.8 million cases and more than 317,000 deaths since the virus emerged in China in December.

Read on for the latest updates from Pakistan and around the world.

Disclaimer: There may be some discrepancy in the number of confirmed cases reported at the country level due to differences in figures quoted by federal and provincial authorities.

Geo News is constantly gathering fresh information from concerned authorities and striving to keep our readers up to date with the most accurate information available.