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Anti-polio campaign begins across country

September 21, 2020 |

A varied duration polio eradication campaign began across the country on Monday. Approximately, forty-million children below five years age will be administered anti-polio vaccine during this drive.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Polio to be fully eradicated from Pakistan by next year: Safdar

September 21, 2020 |

National Coordinator Polio Eradication Initiative Dr. Rana Muhammad Safdar has expressed optimism that polio will be fully eradicated from Pakistan by next year due to dedicated efforts at the national and provincial levels. In an exclusive interview with Radio Pakistan’s News and Current Affairs Channel, he said 275,000 polio workers have been recruited and trained […]

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Five-day anti-polio drive to be started in Punjab from tomorrow

September 20, 2020 |

A five-day anti-polio campaign will be started in Punjab from Monday. During the campaign, more than nineteen million children up to the age of five years will be administered anti-polio vaccine across the province. Punjab Health Department has constituted 48,000 teams for the campaign. In Gilgit-Baltistan, two hundred thirty nine thousand children up to five […]

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Five day anti-polio campaign to begin in Gilgit-Baltistan from tomorrow

September 20, 2020 |

In Gilgit Baltistan, two hundred thirty nine thousand children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio vaccine during the five day immunization campaign beginning from tomorrow. 1653 teams have been constituted for the campaign.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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CM KP directs to expedite up-gradation of merged districts’ hospitals

September 10, 2020 |

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood khan directed the concerned authorities to speed up the process of up-gradation of merged districts hospitals on priority basis. Talking to a delegation of Insaf Doctors Forum in Peshawar, he said hundred percent population will be provided 1st ever free medical treatment under Seht Sahulat Programme. Mahmood Khan said special […]

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Corona cases decrease in country: Governor Punjab

September 9, 2020 |

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar said that twelve million people have been given twelve thousand rupees assistance with the help of NADRA registration system. He was addressing newsmen in Governor House in Lahore, he said that corona cases have been decreased in the country. Governor said that Saudi Shah Salman also sent forty thousand ration […]

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Masood urges medical fraternity to voice concerns over worst health crisis in IIOJK

September 6, 2020 |

President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan has urged medical fraternity particularly physicians of Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir to voice their concerns over the worst health crisis in Illegally Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. Addressing a gathering of doctors and senior health consultants across the country in Islamabad, he said people in […]

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Coronavirus cases declining in Balochistan: Liaquat Shahwani

September 2, 2020 |

Spokesman Government of Balochistan Liaquat Shahwani has said positive cases of coronavirus are declining in the province. He said this while talking to journalists in Quetta regarding situation of coronavirus in the province. He said only two patients of coronavirus are being treated at the hospital. He added that during recent monsoon rains government priority […]

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1.5 million families provided with ration during corona crisis: Sarwar

August 28, 2020 |

Punjab Governor, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar says the government has provided ration to 1.5 million deserving families during the Coronavirus crisis. Addressing a ceremony in Lahore this evening, he said over six billion rupees were also spent on welfare of people with the support of generous donors. The Governor said people from the field of telemedicine […]

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Aleem lauds efforts of staff, officials of Rescue 1122 to serve nation during COVID-19

August 27, 2020 |

Punjab Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan has said that Rescue 1122 has been extended across the province to deal with any kind of emergency. He said this while addressing the 32nd passing out ceremony in the emergency service academy in Lahore on Thursday. Abdul Aleem Khan said that establishment of Rescue 1122 was the great […]

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Coronavirus claims one more life, infects another 274 in Sindh: Murad

August 23, 2020 |

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said 274 new cases of coronavirus were emerged when 9311 samples were tested and one more patient died lifting the death toll to 2358. In a statement, he said 9311 tests were conducted against which 274 new cases of coronavirus emerged that constituted three percent current detection […]

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68 projects to be completed in health sector in GB

August 23, 2020 |

In Gilgit-Baltistan, sixty-eight projects would be completed in health sector under the current annual development program at a cost of more than 3.69 billion rupees. Under the program, six projects would be completed in Gilgit, seven in Skardu, four each in Shigher, Ghanche and Kharmang, ten each in Diamer and Ghizer, thirteen in Hunza, five […]

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