PESHAWAR, 3 November: An Afghan woman diagnosed with Congo virus died on in Hayatabad Medical Complex (HMC) on Tuesday.
According to the hospital sources, Pari Gul, 26, patient of Congo fever was brought to HMC in a critical condition on Monday where she was given emergency treatment. But she expired on Tuesday morning.
The hospital administration said 12 people had died of Congo virus in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Doctors at HMC said that Congo virus usually transfers from animals to humans.