Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistani Zulfi Bokhari has expressed his satisfaction over the arrangements made by the Attock district govt to handle Corona Virus endemic. Despite of having financial constraints district govt has done a very good and tremendous job .
He said this while chairing a meeting to review the arrangements made to handle Corona Virus emergency. On the occasion DC Attock Ali Anan Qamar , DPO Khalid Hamdani , CEO Health Dr Sohail Ejaz , Dr Asif Niazi , Deputy Director Public Relations Shahzad Niaz Khokhar and other officers were also present. Zulfi Bokhari said that this govt under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan has mobilized maximum resources to help the people specially those living below poverty line .
He said this govt has allocated handsome amount under Insaf Imdad Program and through this program 2.5 million families will be benefited while under Insaf Ehsas Program a large number of families will be given financial assistance. He said , this is high time for every one to play his/her role and specially emphasized that philanthropists to come forward and help the poor segments of this society.
He urged upon the people to remain restricted to their houses , maintain social distance and to follow in true letter and spirit the instructions given by the govt to ensure lock down for controlling Corona Virus . Earlier Deputy Commissioner Ali Anan Qamar in his briefing apprised the SAPM about the arrangements made in context with Corona Virus emergency. DC apprised the SAPM that across the Attock district 111 medical officers , 117 women medical officers , 50 specialists and other paramedics were performing duties round the clock to handle any emergency in connection with Corona and said that in different areas of the district 14 quarantine centers have been established having capacity of 1073 beds.
The DC said that edibles are available across the district and groceries and other shops remain open from 0900 am to 0500 pm while medical stores are exempted from this . He said , there is complete lock down across the Attock district and mostly people are cooperating. ALI Anan Qamar said that total 21 Corona Virus suspect patients were admitted and out of these patients 20 have been declared negative .
DPO Attock Khalid Hamdani while briefing the SAPM said that all measures have been taken to ensure implementation of sec 144 and lock down Latter SAPM Zulfi Bokhari visited DHQ Hospital Attock and quarantine centers to review the arrangements made by health department and expressed his satisfaction. Earlier a meeting in connection with Insaf Imdad Program was held which was attended by Provincial Minister Malik Muhammad Anwar Khan , MNA Major Tahir Sadiq , MPA Jamshed Altaf Qazi Ahmad Akbar and others .