ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MPA Mian Jamshed Uddin Kakakhel who was earlier tested positive for the novel coronavirus has passed away today.
According to details, Mian Jamshed Uddin Kakakhel was under treatment in a private hospital situated in Islamabad for the last few days.
The funeral prayers will be offered in his native town Kaka Sahab, Nowshera. Earlier, Sindh Minister for Human Settlement Ghulam Murtaza Baloch died from coronavirus. He had been diagnosed with an infection last month.
He was shifted to the intensive care unit (ICU) on 24th May after his health deteriorated. Sindh government spokesperson has confirmed the death of 56-year-old Baloch.
Moreover, Member of the National Assembly Munir Orakzai who was earlier tested positive for the coronavirus had passed away today due to cardiac arrest yesterday.
He was tested positive for COVID-19 in April and had fallen ill during a session of the Lower House. However, he recovered last month from the deadly virus.
The lawmaker’s nephew Irfanullah confirmed the news that they got to know that the MMA lawmaker had passed away today early in the morning due to the cardiac arrest.
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