Minister dies of Coronavirus in Pakistan’s sindh province

Sun Online Desk

3rd June, 2020 01:28:23 printer


Minister dies of Coronavirus in Pakistan’s sindh province

Minister for Human Settlement of Pakistan’s southern Sindh province Ghulam Murtaza Baloch died of COVID-19 in provincial capital of Karachi on Tuesday, according to the spokesperson of the provincial government.

Murtaza Baloch had announced his diagnosis on Twitter and asked for prayers for a speedy recovery, Dawn news reported.

He had tested positive for the coronavirus on May 14.

Earlier Tuesday, Member of the National Assembly (MNA) Munir Khan Orakzai died, days after recovering from the coronavirus.

A total of 80,463 COVID-19 cases have been reported in Pakistan with 28,923 people having recovered from the infection and 1,688 deaths due to the disease, according to latest data from worldometer.

 

 

 


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