Coronavirus has been confirmed in 18 people, including doctors and paramedics of Nishtar Hospital.
Dr. Mustafa Kamal Pasha, Vice-Chancellor of Nishtar Medical University, confirmed the Coronavirus in medical staff and said that 12 doctors and 6 paramedics had been diagnosed with the virus.
Dr. Mustafa Kamal Pasha said that Nishtar hospital staff treated a kidney patient. Coronavirus was confirmed after the patient’s death, after which all the ward members of Corona were tested. 18 people including 12 doctors and 6 paramedical staff members has been confirmed with the deadly virus.
Vice-Chancellor Nishtar Medical University said that all those who have had a positive test for Corona have undergone isolation. It is to be noted that so far many doctors in the country have been infected with Coronavirus while in Gilgit-Baltistan and Karachi, two doctors have also been martyred.
Doctors and medical personnel are currently the frontline soldiers in the fight against Corona, who are struggling to cope with the virus despite the difficult conditions. There is also a shortage of protective equipments for the doctors and paramedical staff.