Meeting for taking precautionary measures for the prevention of coronavirus.
Today on 11th of February 2020 a special meeting was presided over by Deputy Commissioner, Bhakkar to take precautionary measures for the prevention of coronavirus and to review the measures taken by the Health Department, Bhakkar. Doctor Muhammad Akbar, DHO (PS), Health Department, Bhakkar briefed the Deputy Commissioner that special wards have been set up at DHQ Hospital Bhakkar and THQ Hospitals at Tehsil level for the prevention of coronavirus. Information desk has also been set up in hospitals in this regard. Addressing the meeting, Deputy Commissioner Asif Ali Farrukh issued special orders to the Health Department Bhakkar to ensure that timely medical inspection should be carried out in order to ensure full information regarding the passengers who are returning from China to Bhakkar. So that the health status of the passengers could be ascertained. The Deputy Commissioner Bhakkar further directed the Health authorities to comply with their assigned responsibilities in letter and spirit.