He was Geo News' special correspondent
Senior journalist Arshad Waheed Chaudhry died of COVID-19 at an Islamabad hospital, his colleagues and TV channel said on Saturday.
“Geo and Jang reporter Arshad_Geo loses his life to COVID-19,” said Geo News reporter Murtaza Ali Shah in a tweet. “It’s heartbreaking.”
According to Geo News, he was shifted to a hospital a few days earlier after being diagnosed with the coronavirus. He was placed on the ventilator after his health deteriorated.
Chaudhry was Geo News’ special correspondent in Islamabad and covered parliament.