Sindh health secretary tests positive for virus, removed from office

By: News Desk      Published: 12:36 AM, 12 Jun, 2020
Sindh health secretary tests positive for virus, removed from office
Sindh Health Secretary Zahid Ali Abbasi visits a health facility.–File photo

 Sindh Health Secretary Zahid Ali Abbasi tested positive for novel coronavirus on Thursday and quarantined himself at home.

After confirmation of his infection, the Sindh government has removed Abbasi from his office and appointed Kazim Hussain Jatoi as health secretary in his place. Jatoi has been transferred to the health department from the public health engineering department. A notification in this regard has been issued.