The child was taken to multiple healthcare providers after he developed diarrhea, fever and vomiting on September 10th. The infant was then taken to a local faith healer as well who gave two injections to the deceased child.
His family took him to Civil hospital, Thatta when he could not walk properly. A pediatrician, Dr. Maqsood examined and diagnosed him with a case of acute flaccid paralysis.
Doctor suggested the family to take the child to NICH Karachi. He was admitted in a critical condition where he passed away because of Kidney failure.