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First Patient dies of Coronavirus in Gilgit Baltistan

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The first death from the Coronavirus has been confirmed in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.

Spokesman Gilgit-Baltistan government Faizullah Faraq has said that the first patient to die from the Coronavirus was 90 years old.

He added that the deceased person belonged to Chilas, who had been undergoing his treatment in CMH Gilgit for 4 days. Spokesman Gilgit-Baltistan government also said that the deceased had no travel history.

Three cases of Coronavirus were reported from Gilgit-Baltistan. One is dead now and the other two are under treatment. After confirmation of 19 new Corona cases in the country, the number of Corona patients have increased to 256.

After confirmation of 9 more cases in Sindh, the total number of corona patients has increased to 183 and after 9 new cases in Punjab, the corona patients have increased to 35. 10 more Corona cases have been reported in Gilgit-Baltistan.