Deputy Commissioner (DC) Mirpurkhas, Zahid Memon has fallen prey to the novel coronavirus on Thursday.
According to the details, Zahid Memon was admitted to a private hospital in Karachi after contracting coronavirus.
He was put on a ventilator by the doctors due to worsening conditions.
Hospital sources said the body of the deceased DC Mirpurkhas would be handed over to his heirs by implementing the standard operating procedures (SOPs) set to contain coronavirus spread.
It should be noted here that on May 20, two other provincial lawmakers died of COVID-19. Shaheen Raza, 60, a member of the provincial assembly in Punjab, died at a hospital in the capital, Lahore.
Syed Fazal Agha, a member of the provincial legislature in the southwestern province of Balochistan, died at a Karachi hospital.
On June 3, Mian Jamshid Uddin Kakakhel, 65, a member of the provincial parliament in the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa died of COVID-19.