KARACHI (News Desk) – Member of National Assembly (MNA) belonging Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Noor Muhammad Shah has passed away due to novel coronavirus on Thursday.
As per details, MNA Noor Muhammad Shah was getting treatment in a private hospital in Karachi after testing positive for the deadly virus.
He was elected from Tharparkar on ticket of PPP.
On the other hand, On the other hand, Pakistan has reported 111 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 465,070. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 9,668.
According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), 2,256 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Sindh remains the worst-hit province by the pandemic in terms of cases followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad. Punjab has overtaken Sindh in most number of casualties.
Till now 207,407 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 133,874 in Punjab 56,160 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 36,721 in Islamabad, 18,005 in Balochistan, 8,065 in Azad Kashmir and 4,838 in Gilgit-Baltistan.