LAHORE: A confirmed female patient of coronavirus on Thursday fled from the Jinnah Hospital.
According to the Medical Superintendent (MS) of the hospital, the 24-year-old female patient was admitted in a high dependency unit of the hospital after she tested positive for COVID-19.
The MS said they are sharing her details with the police so that she is brought back to the hospital.
Earlier on Tuesday, Punjab police had arrested a person in Lahore for sending his infected employee to his native village.
Punjab police department filed the first sort of case after arresting Tahir Saeed after it emerged that the patient, Umar Farooq, reached Vihari after changing two buses.
Umar Farooq, who has tested positive for COVID-19, was working as a cook at Tahir Saeed’s house in Sui Gas Colony area.