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Four doctors in Pakistan lost lives to COVID-19 in past 24 hours

Punjab has reported 29 deaths today, the highest death toll so far.

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Four doctors in Pakistan lost lives to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.

Dr. Sana Fatima, who worked at a private hospital in Lahore, did FCPS in pathology. She had thoracic surgery after which she contracted COVID-19.

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She was admitted to LGH Lahore.  As being reported doctors were planning for plasma today but she left for her heavenly abode just before that. 

Dr. Sana Fatima

Another doctor Salman Tahir, an MBBS fourth-year student of a private medical college in Lahore, was admitted due to high fever, but due to the high viral load of the virus, he died in the ICU of a private hospital within 24 hours.

Dr Salman Tahir
Salman Tahir

Dr. Naeem Akhtar of Gujranwala also died due to coronavirus. He was working as a psychologist at the Social Security Hospital in Lahore and was being treated at Services Hospital.

Dr. Naeem Akhtar of Gujranwala
Dr. Naeem Akhtar

 In Faisalabad. Dr. Syed Nasir Ali succumbed to the virus after falling ill three days ago. Former city president of Pakistan Islamic Medical Association was running a private medical clinic in Faisalabad.

As being reported, the MS of Lahore General Hospital has also contracted the virus and gone into isolation.

Punjab has reported 29 deaths today, the highest death toll so far, the health department said, adding that the majority of the cases were being reported in Lahore.

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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.