This is when I started having more symptoms, like chest pain, dry cough, and a painful throat. Tales of survivors: How I became Pakistan’s first COVID-19 patientThe doctor told my brother to take me to the Northwest General Hospital in the neighbouring Peshawar district. The sight of doctors dressed up like khalaee makhlooq (aliens) scared me. Frankly, the fear of dying from the coronavirus didn’t cross my mind for once at the isolation ward. And the next day, I was discharged, but the doctors advised me to isolate myself as a precautionary measure.
Source: The Express Tribune March 30, 2020 20:14 UTC