Launch of campaign for target corona tracing in high risk slum areas IBD

Official News Press Information Department

Islamabad, June 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):Directorate of Health Services MCI is Launching a Campaign in Slum areas in order to assess the prevalence of Corona Virus in poor and high-risk population areas of Islamabad. This is all the more important since other areas have been covered through line listing. Slum areas where people are poor, compromised hygienic conditions and poor health conditions are more at risk. The principle of EQUITY is core philosophy and VISION of this Campaign.

The campaign is fully supported by public representatives of the area. DG Health Directorate has constituted teams under the supervision of Dr. Iqbal to be facilitated by Kamran and Fazal Subhan which will collect samples for testing. Campaign will be launched at 4.30 pm on 29-6-2020 at 48 Quarters G7 /3 Masjid Taqweet ul Islam near CDA Aamm Saraey. Dr. Hasan Orooj DG Health Services MCI.

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