Third Doctor Dies of Coronavirus in Kabul

The third Afghan doctor treating novel coronavirus patients has died, health officials confirmed.

The deceased was identified as Iqbal Omari who died on Wednesday in Afghan-Japan hospital in Kabul.

The spokesman of the Ministry of Public Health, Wahidullah Mayar said the doctor has been in quarantine that transferred to the hospital after worsening his health condition.

Earlier, two doctors named Yousuf Aryubi and Hanifulllah Hanif were also died of the virus in Kabul hospitals.

15 / April 2020