Karachi’s top paediatrician Prof dr Salahuddin dies of corona

By: News Desk
Published: 02:48 PM, 16 Jan, 2022
Karachi’s top paediatrician Prof dr Salahuddin dies of corona
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Senior paediatrician Professor Dr Salahuddin Shaikh lost his battle with Covid-19 at a Karachi hospital on Sunday amid a steep rise of Omicron variant infections in the megacity, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The senior doctor was under treatment at a private hospital of Karachi but breathed his last today.

Dr Salahuddin Shaikh was a highly professional specialist of pediatrics practicing in Clifton area of Karachi.

The deadly coronavirus continued to haunt the medics who are providing care and cure to the Covid patients.

Also Read: Omicron taking Karachi by storm as infectivity ratio surges to 39%

Pertinent to note that the fourth wave of COVID-19 is taking Karachi by storm as the positivity ratio in the port city has surged to over 39 percent.

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Reporter Adia Naz