18 March 2020 – Pakistan records first death from coronavirus in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Type of Intervention: Announcement
Sectors Involved: Health
Level of Jurisdiction: Provincial
Lead People/Agency: N/A

Overview: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Minister confirmed that a man in Mardan, who tested positive for the novel coronavirus, has passed away. This is the first recorded coronavirus-related death in Pakistan.
Full details here: https://www.dawn.com/news/1541943

Type of Justification: No justification given