Coronavirus: Death toll in Sindh rises to 5

KARACHI: Sindh Health Department has confirmed two more deaths of coronavirus in Karachi that result in increment in province’s death tally to five.

According to Dr. Azra Pechuho, Sindh Minister for Health and Population, two new casualties aged 66 and 55 respectively were reported in morning.

The officials confirmed that the patients got infected from the Raiwand Ijtima. The minister said in a tweet that the deceased citizens had respiratory and renal diseases.

Pakistan has reported total 18 deaths due to novel coronavirus so far.