Medical / Health Care

Category: Medical

Pakistan’s Covid-19 recoveries reach 275,317

August 22, 2020 |

The number of patients recovered from Covid-19 in Pakistan has reached 275,317 making it a significant count. According to the latest statistics, there are now only 10,626 active cases in the country. During the last twenty-four hours, 586 new cases surfaced with 10 deaths reported while 25,537 coronavirus tests were carried out during this period. […]

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Five-day anti-polio drive starts in Balochistan

August 17, 2020 |

Five-day anti–polio drive started in 25 districts of Balochistan on Monday.Around two point one million children up to five years of age would be administered anti-polio drops during the drive. Source: Radio Pakistan

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Five-day anti-polio campaign to be launched in AJK on Monday

August 16, 2020 |

Five-day anti-polio campaign will also be launched in Azad Jammu and Kashmir from Monday. During the drive, seven hundred thousand children under five years of age will be administered anti-polio vaccine.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Anti-polio drive to begin in Balochistan from Monday

August 16, 2020 |

Five day anti–polio drive will begin in twenty five districts of Balochistan from Monday. Coordinator Emergency Operation Centre Balochistan told our Quetta correspondent that around two point one million children up to five years of age would be administered anti-polio drops during the drive. He said for this purpose, more than eight thousand mobile teams […]

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Construction work of Cancer Hospital Gilgit underway

August 15, 2020 |

The construction work of first ever Cancer hospital in Gilgit is in completion stage and its OPD will start functioning till the end of next month. Talking to our Gilgit correspondent today, the focal person of the Project Dr. Hajat Khan said the whole project of the Cancer Hospital, costing over 2.4 billion rupees will […]

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Corona cases drastically decreasing in KP: Jhagra

August 11, 2020 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Health Taimur Saleem Jhagra says corona cases are drastically decreasing in the province. In a statement in Peshawar today (Tuesday), he urged the general public to persistently follow precautionary measures of covid-19 to fully contain the virus. The Minister said the number of active cases in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is one thousand […]

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Number of Coronavirus cases crosses 18.4 mln globally

August 4, 2020 |

The number of Coronavirus cases across the world has crossed eighteen point four million while the pandemic has claimed more than 698,000 lives so far. More than eleven point seven million patients have recovered from the disease across the world. The United States is the worse hit, where cases have mounted over four point eight […]

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President congratulates nation on decline in coronavirus cases

August 1, 2020 |

President Dr Arif Alvi has congratulated the nation on decline in coronavirus cases in the country. In a tweet, he said for the first time after May 3, the new coronavirus cases in the country have been recorded in three figures at 903. The President attributed the improvement in the situation to Allah’s blessings, the […]

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Coronavirus cases in Punjab decreased: Buzdar

July 31, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Ahmed Buzdar has said that coronavirus cases in the province have decreased due to effective smart lockdown strategy. In a statement, he said steps taken by Prime Minister Imran Khan to overcome the pandemic are being lauded at the international level. The Chief Minister urged the people to strictly adhere […]

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Steps taken to improve traffic system in Islamabad: Ali Nawaz

July 29, 2020 |

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Capital Development Authority (CDA) Affairs Ali Nawaz Awan says steps have been taken to improve traffic system in Islamabad. Talking to media in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said underpasses are being constructed for smooth flow of the traffic. The Special Assistant stressed the need for improving infrastructure keeping in […]

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Covid-19: Sindh Govt to close all recreational places till August 4

July 28, 2020 |

Sindh government has decided to close all recreational places including beach till 4th of next month as precautionary measure to prevent spread of coronavirus. A notification in this regard has been issued by the Commissioner Karachi.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Coronavirus medical camps to be functional in 12 cattle markets in Lahore

July 20, 2020 |

Doctors and paramedical staff will perform duty in these camps, providing free of cost medical care to all visitors Punjab Health Department has issued notification for making medical camps functional in twelve cattle markets in Provincial Capital Lahore. According to notification, doctors and paramedical staff will perform duty in these camps, providing free of cost […]

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