Murad Ali Shah’s brother in law DC Mehdi Shah dies of coronavirus
Borther in Law of the cjief minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah breathed his last in karachi on Thursday late night after suffering coronavirus.
According to media reports, Mehdi Shah, the brother in law of CM Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah was under treatment in Karachi since last a month after he was diagnosed with coronavirus. Syed Mehdi was suffered coronavirus after returning from Iraq a month ago.
Syed Mehdi Shah was a 19 Grade senior bureaucrat and was serving as Deputy Commissioner.
Syed Mehdi Shah, brother in law of CM Sindh @MuradAliShahPPP passed away. He was tested COVID-19 positive and was on ventilator.
May ALLAH Almighty rest his soul in peace. Our prayers are with the family that may ALLAH Almighty give them strength to come out of this shock.
— Majid Agha (@Majid_Agha) April 9, 2020
The coronavirus has been increasingly exponentially as the days are passing. This pandemic has not only created fear, but also has made the lives of common man vulnerable to basic necessities. The cases of coronavirus have been increasing exponentially, and pandemic has been wrecking the health and lives of people across the country.
Coronavirus updates in Pakistan
Currently, there are 4552 cases reported across Pakistan. 65 have died of the coronavirus since its outbreak in the country.
Provincially, there are 2279 cases are reported from Punjab, followed by Sindh which has 1128 cases as of latest. Moreover, there are 560 cases emerged in KPK, WHILE, Baluchistan has 219 cases of coronavirus. Islamabad has reported 118 cases, while GB has 215 cases. Similarly, the cases in AJ&K have also increased to 33 thus far. Amidst the massive and exponential increase in cases, the government of Pakistan has suspended all local and international flights till April 21. Moreover, the government has also taken steps to ensure availability of basic necessities for poor and needy people though cash transfers and ration availability.
Globally, there are more than 1.5 million cases have been reported. Among these, 94,720 deaths are reported. Among all countries, Italy is the worst hit country by covid-19. Italy has 143,626 cases. And 18,279 deaths in Italy have been reported. The covid-19 wave has capturing European countries ore severely despite better health facilities and better state policies. In America, the death toll rises to 15,000 thus far.