LOWER DIR: The number of deaths due to coronavirus on Friday surged to three in Lower Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, as another patient succumbed to the deadly virus.
According to the administration of the District Headquarters Hospital (DHQ) Lower Dir, the patient hailing from Ribat was refereed to Peshawar after testing positive for the virus.
Five of the close relatives of the deceased were tested negative for the COVID-19. The number of deaths in Lower Dir has soared to three, said the DHQ officials.
The confirmed coronavirus cases in Pakistan on Friday reached 4,601, according to the National Command and Operation Centre’s latest statistics.