Another Pakistani dies from coronavirus in UK, tally rises to 3

By: News Desk      Published: 12:01 AM, 18 Mar, 2020
Another Pakistani dies from coronavirus in UK, tally rises to 3
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British authorities on Tuesday confirmed the death of another coronavirus patient of Pakistani origin.

The 66-year-old woman had been under treatment at Mandeville Hospital in High Wycombe, where she breathed her last on Monday. Her funeral prayers and last rites were offered in High Wycombe on Monday. She belonged to the Dadyal area in Azad Kashmir.

Earlier on Tuesday, a 60-year-old Pakistan-born British man died from coronavirus in London, his family said. He was the second overseas Pakistani who died from the deadly virus.

The man belonged to Gojar Khan City in Pakistan and his family has been quarantined in the East London Barking.

Earlier, a Pakistani man had died of coronavirus in Milan, Italy on March 11. The unnamed victim was 65-year-old and had been living in the Italian city for years.