PESHAWAR: Coronavirus has attacked the Khyber Teaching Hospital (KTH) in Peshawar as 19 people have got infected with it.
Those infected with COVID-19 include 16 doctors and a senior and a junior registrar. Hospital sources said that three TMOs, three house officers and three nurses were tested positive in KTH Surgical Ward-B. They said that four doctors at orthopedic ward of the hospital were also corona positive.
The hospital management has closed Surgical Ward-B after surfacing of coronavirus cases.
All the staff members affected by the virus have been quarantined at home.