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Faisal Edhi tests negative for COVID-19

He was diagnosed with the coronavirus on April 21, 2020.

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Faisal Edhi, the head of the Edhi Foundation, has tested negative for coronavirus, according to his latest test report.

He said that this is the first test of his that has come back negative. “I had my blood samples taken at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences today, the results of which are expected within the next two days.”

While talking to media he said that he is not showing any Covid-19 symptoms, but feeling weak. He is currently in Islamabad in isolation.

Edhi said that he wished to return to Karachi but was waiting for the results of the second test.

Faisal Edhi added that he is thankful to the doctors who took care of him and people for their prayers.

“We should not be afraid of it but fight it,” he said, referring to the virus.

Faisal Edhi was diagnosed with the coronavirus on April 21, days after his meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.