Covid 19

Sanitizing walk-through gates lie non-functional at CHK
Covid 19, Regional News

Sanitizing walk-through gates lie non-functional at CHK

KARACHI: The sanitizing walk-through gates installed at the Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) have not been working for several weeks. The four smart sanitizing walk-through gates were installed three months ago with the support of philanthropists to contain the spread of the coronavirus on the hospital’s premises. However, due to some fault, three…

Smart lockdown enforced in Karachi
Covid 19, Regional News

Smart lockdown enforced in Karachi

KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi division has imposed a complete lockdown in specified Unions Councils of Karachi for two weeks from 18 June to 2 July 2020 to control the spread of the coronavirus in the megacity. According to the notification, on the recommendation of the Sindh Health Department and Deputy Commissioners of Karachi division, regarding emergency…

Healthcare workers observe complete strike in Sindh
Covid 19, Regional News

Healthcare workers observe complete strike in Sindh

KARACHI: The doctors, nurses, and paramedical staff of Sindh observed a complete strike across the Sindh province demanding risk allowance and the provision of personal protective equipment (PPEs), amongst other things. The health professionals of Sindh, under the banner of the Grand Health Alliance (GHA), completely boycotted OPDs and general wards from Karachi to Kashmore…

Governor Sindh donates plasma for COVID-19 patients
Covid 19, Regional News

Governor Sindh donates plasma for COVID-19 patients

KARACHI: Governor Sindh, Imran Ismail, recently donated his plasma for the treatment of coronavirus patients. Chairman, National Institute of Blood Diseases (NIBD), Dr Tahir Shamsi, was also present on occasion. It is pertinent to mention here that after spending 17 days in isolation after contracting the coronavirus, Governor Sindh announced to donate his plasma for…

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