Balochistan confirms first coronavirus death in Quetta

By: News Desk      Published: 01:17 AM, 23 Mar, 2020
Balochistan confirms first coronavirus death in Quetta

A man infected with novel coronavirus died in Quetta late on Sunday, says a spokesperson for the Balochistan government.

This is the first coronavirus death in Balochistan and fifth in Pakistan. According to the spokesperson, the 65 years old victim was shifted from Gundi to Shaikh Zayed Hospital in Quetta four days ago. He was later shifted to Fatima Jinnah Hospital when his condition deteriorated. Victim Muhammad Ali was a resident of Alamdar Road.