Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz leader and former provincial minister Dost Muhammad Faizi passed away on Monday due to COIVID-19.
The PML-N leader was suffering from novel coronavirus and undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Clifton. The funeral prayers for the deceased will be offered after Asr in Defence.
In 2018 General Elections, Dost Muhammad Faizi on PML-N ticket gained 9221 votes and stood on the fourth position in NA-256 Karachi Central-IV constituency.
It is pertinent to note that PTI candidate Muhammad Najeeb Haroon won NA-256 seat with 89850 votes.
On the other hand Nationwide positive cases of coronavirus rose to 146,254 after new cases were reported in Sindh.
According to Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah, 1,776 people tested positive for the virus in the last 24 hours.
death toll from the coroanvirus rose to 2,751 after new deaths were reported in Sindh.
According to Sindh CM, 22 new deaths were recorded in province taking the provincial tally to 853.