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President terms doctors as heroes who lost lives in fight against COVID-19
June 01, 2020

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President Dr. Arif Alvi has termed the doctors as heroes who lost their lives in fight against coronavirus.

In a tweet on Monday on death of pathologist Dr. Aurangzeb and pediatrician Dr. Muhammad Azam Khan due to COVID-19 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, he said the nation acknowledged their sacrifice.

The President also offered condolences to the families of the deceased doctors.



In tweet, while replying the tweet by Ambassador of Azerbaijan Ali Alizada, Dr. Arif Alvi said it is important not to forget the neglected strata of society, particularly orphans, differently-abled and thalassemia affected children during fight against Coronavirus.

Ambassador Alizada on his twitter handle had shared a picture captioned as nice memories from last year celebration of International Children Day for special children hosted by the President at Aiwan-e-Sadr.

Dr Arif Alvi said because of COVID-19, the presidency this year had missed such functions where orphans, differently abled, thalassemia affected children, and many others from neglected strata of society were invited.