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Afghan president's adviser on economy, poverty reduction dies of COVID-19

Jul 04, 2020

Kabul (Afghanistan), July 4: Mohammad Yousuf Ghazanfar, special adviser of Afghanistan's president on economic development, trade and poverty reduction died of COVID-19 on Friday, the Presidential Palace said in a statement on Saturday.
Yousuf Ghazanfar, who had been infected with novel coronavirus recently, was shifted to Turkey days ago and died at a hospital there.
As many as 819 people have died of COVID-19 out of more than 32,000 positive cases registered so far in Afghanistan since the outbreak of the pandemic in February in the country.
Source: Xinhua News Agency