Special Assistant on National Health Services Dr. Zafar Mirza says steps are being taken on war footings under the directives of the Prime Minister Imran Khan to ensure safety from coronavirus.
Chairing a meeting of the Emergency Core Committee on Coronavirus in Islamabad on Friday, he said the committee and the Emergency Operation Cell, established at Ministry of Health, have been monitoring the situation regarding the disease.
The Special Assistant said the federation and the provinces are alert to deal with Coronavirus.
He said he has requested all the provinces to allocate separate wards in hospitals for possible Coronavirus cases.
He said Health Establishment is ensuring trained practical screening system at airports.
Source: Radio Pakistan