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PAMI Announces Revolt Against PMC
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PAMI Announces Revolt Against PMC

ISLAMABAD: The General Council of the Pakistan Association of Private Medical and Dental Institutions (PAMI), an association of private medical colleges, has recently announced a boycott of the PMC, demanding suspension of Admission Regulation 2021. Prof. Dr Chaudhry Abdul Rehman, president, PAMI has said that PMC has been handed over to inexperienced people, wrong policies are…

Sindh Health Minister chairs meeting on polio drive and COVID situation
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Sindh Health Minister chairs meeting on polio drive and COVID situation

KARACHI: Provincial Minister for Health Sindh, Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho, recently chaired an important meeting on the anti-polio campaign and the corona vaccine situation in the province. The meeting was attended by Health Secretary Sindh Kazim Jatoi, Parliamentary Secretary for Health Qasim Soomro, EOC Coordinator Fayyaz Abbasi, and Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners from across the…

PAMI Sindh rejects PMC Constitution
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PAMI Sindh rejects PMC Constitution

Karachi: The Sindh Chapter of the Pakistan Association of Private Medical and Dental Institutions (PAMI) recently rejected the constitution of the Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC). In an executive committee meeting of PAMI held here, all the regulations pertaining to admission and inspection and others were dismissed by the official body of PAMI. PAMI also boycotted…

Chitral records highest Covid vaccination rate in KP
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Chitral records highest Covid vaccination rate in KP

PESHAWAR: As the health department scales up efforts to vaccinate more and more people against coronavirus, the far-flung Upper and Lower Chitral districts have reported the highest inoculation rate in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. According to a government report, the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine has been administered to Upper Chitral’s 30 per cent targeted population of…

K-P to increase number of vaccination centres to 1,000
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K-P to increase number of vaccination centres to 1,000

PESHAWAR: The provincial government has decided to increase the number of vaccination centers across the province from 270 to 1,000. With the increase in the vaccination centres, the target for the daily vaccination will also be increased from 30,000 to 100,000 daily. Addressing a new conference, Health Minister Taimur Saleem Jhagra and Special Assistant to CM…

120,000 doses of PakVac ready for use
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120,000 doses of PakVac ready for use

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday inaugurated an antisera processing plant and launched 120,000 doses of PakVac produced from the concentrate of Cansino vaccine while the World Health Organisation (WHO) validated the emergency use of Sinovac vaccine. Meanwhile, the country reported the lowest positivity rate since March 1 this year. While the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan…

PMA extends its vaccine-related concerns to the WHO
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PMA extends its vaccine-related concerns to the WHO

KARACHI: The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA), through a letter, has requested the Director-General, World Health Organization (WHO) to play its role in resolving the vaccination issue of people who need to travel abroad because concerned authorities of some countries have approved specific brands of the corona vaccine and have declared mandatory for incoming visitors to…

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