PM orders to prepare protective kits for medical staff on emergency basis
In a major decision, PM has advised concerned authorities to prepare protective kits for doctors, nurses and other paramedical staff dealing with Coronavirus patients on urgent basis.
Reportedly, PM has tasked National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to arrange protective kits and other essential items for medical staff.
PM has also contacted international companies and met a delegation of Chinese company “Challenge” in this regard.
As per details, the Chinese company has donated 15 thousand protective kits to Pakistan along with fabric to prepare masks.
As per federal government spokesperson, Pakistan Ordinance Fcatory in Wah Cantt will prepare 25 thousand masks under the supervision of NDMA.
On the other hand, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and Opposition Leader Shehbaz Sharif has also announced that his party would provide ten thousand protective kits to doctors fighting Coronavirus in next 24 hours.