Saturday, February 4


(District): Young HIV positive boy dies in Naundero

Naundero:A youth died of HIV in Naundero on Tuesday, according to the victims relatives. His relatives told this scribe that a 22-year Mahboob Ali, son of Manzoor Ali Channo, a resident of Garib Abad locality of Naundero, was diagnosed HIV positive over a year ago and was taken to the HIV/AIDS Treatment and Care Centre, established at Chandka Medical College Hospital, Larkana, where his tests were conducted which turned out to be positive. His CD-4 count test was also conducted and was put on treatment. He did not reveal to anyone as to how he was infected with the disease but his relatives confirmed that he was not given blood transfusion throughout his life. They said about three months ago, he left all HIV treatment medicines due to which his condition deteriorated and was infecte...