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Lockdown results in air pollution level drop: NFEH
National News

Lockdown results in air pollution level drop: NFEH

KARACHI: The National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) said that the lockdown regime enforced in Karachi had provided an excellent opportunity to the authorities concerned to reassess urban sprawl, mass transportation, and the industrial needs of the city to curb harmful carbon emissions. In a recently issued press statement, NFEH President, Naeem Qureshi, said…

PRCS launches ‘Community Medicine Assistance Services’ 
Regional News

PRCS launches ‘Community Medicine Assistance Services’ 

KARACHI: The Pakistan Red Crescent Sindh (PRCS) recently launched a Community Medical Assistance Services named “AAGAHI COVID-19” in coordination and cooperation with the Governor of Sindh and President of Pakistan at the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) of the Provincial Headquarters Sindh Hilal-e-Ahmer House, Karachi. This center will work as a call center where people can…

Coronavirus clinic and helpline introduced at SIUT
Regional News

Coronavirus clinic and helpline introduced at SIUT

KARACHI: The Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) has established a coronavirus clinic and introduced a coronavirus helpline for the general public. The SIUT’s spokesperson said that to help the untiring efforts of the Sindh Government, the SIUT started a coronavirus clinic where the public can be examined for any symptoms of the coronavirus….

PIMA introduces telemedicine facility for public
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PIMA introduces telemedicine facility for public

KARACHI: The Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) introduced a telemedicine project named “PIMA Health Line” to provide health and medical consultation to people in their homes regarding the current scenario. Coordinator of PIMA health line, Dr Atif Hafeez, said that the facility is being provided through telephone and WhatsApp initially. For this purpose, the PIMA…

YDA distributes masks among doctors in NICH and JPMC
Regional News

YDA distributes masks among doctors in NICH and JPMC

KARACHI: The Young Doctors Association (YDA) Karachi Chapter distributed masks amongst the on-call doctors in the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center and National Institute of Child Health (NICH). The masks were purchased by the doctors of the NICH, JPMC, Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA), and the Dua Foundation. Personal protective equipment (PPE), including gowns, gloves, sanitizers,…

PMA pays tribute to the medical fraternity
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PMA pays tribute to the medical fraternity

  KARACHI: The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) salutes the doctors, nurses, and paramedics who are serving the nation in this difficult time. They are on the front line in the war against the coronavirus because their lives are at risk. In the current situation, they are examining the patients at the cost of their lives;…

Coronavirus: When will the outbreak end?
International News, Research

Coronavirus: When will the outbreak end?

The world is shutting down. Places that were once teeming with the hustle and bustle of daily life have become ghost-towns with massive restrictions put on our lives – from lockdowns and school closures to travel restrictions and bans on mass gatherings. It is an unparalleled global response to a disease. But when will it…

China donates 500,000 face mask to Sindh
Regional News

China donates 500,000 face mask to Sindh

KARACHI: The Chinese Government has donated 500,000 face masks to the Sindh Government, which the Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah received at the Corgo Terminal. China has donated 500,000 face masks, including 50,000 N-95 masks, to the Sindh government, which the Chief Minister received at Cargo Terminal. A Chinese special plane brought the…

Coronavirus cases rise to 1102 in Pakistan
National News

Coronavirus cases rise to 1102 in Pakistan

KARACHI: At least 13 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the Sindh province in the last 24 hours, taking the reported case toll to 407 in the province. Media Coordinator to the Health Minister, Meeran Yousuf, informed that a total of 407 coronavirus patients had been reported across the Sindh province to date, out…

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