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COVID-19 takes lives of 181 healthcare professionals in Pakistan

Arsalan Shaikh 02:40 PM, 26 Dec, 2020
KARACHI: At least 181 healthcare professionals have died due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) across Pakistan, including 154 doctors and 27 nurses and paramedical staff.  

As per statistics issued by the Pakistan Medical Association (PMA-Centre), COVID-19 has claimed 65 doctors lives in Punjab, 48 in Sindh, 32 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, five in Balochistan, three in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, and one in Gilgit-Baltistan, respectively.  

In Sindh, a total of 54 healthcare workers died due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) so far, including 48 doctors and six other medical staff.  

The statistics said nine paramedical staff members, nine nurses, three dispensers, one pharmacist, and five others died of COVID-19 so far in the country.   

-MN Report

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