Afghan refugee doctor fights COVID-19 on Pakistani frontline

By: News Desk      Published: 01:57 PM, 8 Apr, 2020
Afghan refugee doctor fights COVID-19 on Pakistani frontline

Afghan refugees doctor Dr Saleema Rehman has emerged as a true brave warrior as she fights coronavirus pandemic on the frontlines in Pakistan.

Dr Saleema Rehman provides her services at Holy Family Hospital in Rawalpindi.

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees paid rick tribute to the refugee doctor, serving humanity in the hour of utmost need.

Taking to twitter, the UNHCR Representation for EU Affairs said: “At Holy Family Hospital in Rawalpindi, Afghan refugee Dr Saleema Rehman provides a lifeline to some of the poorest people in Pakistan”.

Pakistan on Wednesday has reported 58 deaths from novel coronavirus while the total number of cases has surged to 4072.