In an exclusive interview with the Independent Urdu, the Provincial Minister of Health highlighted the steps taken to prevent and prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Sindh.
“In Sindh, we are ready for it in every way. So far, only one case has come positive and the condition of this 22-year-old is even better.
When diarrhea and fever will improve in 14 days, he will be discharged while his family is screened, which does not contain the virus. ‘
“About 5,000 visitors will come to our contact, which we will follow up for 14 days, If symptoms occur, they will be transferred to the isolation ward. ‘said Azra Pechouh.
“If there were more people, we would have set up a separate hospital,” he said. If God willed, we would be saved from this disease, our preparation is complete. ‘
She also said that most of the pilgrims did not return from Iran, We are following up on the content we are getting, we also have data, as they come in, We will handle them as well.
On the question of the Sindh government’s failure to stop such flights despite the spread of the coronavirus in Iran, the provincial minister of health said that the federal government had arranged for a temperature check at the airport, Health Desk was made, none of the incoming passengers complained of being infected with the virus.
We were also prepared, Isolation wards were made. Material for the infection was also added. We will shift them when the case is reported, but there is no case report from outsiders. , Even the people of China, because people were being sent to China after the regular monitoring so also in any case not before. “
She said: ‘Our preparation was complete, so as soon as the case came to light we were fully mobilized. That means we were ready to deal with the disease in every way’.
Responding to a question about fear of vacationing in schools on February 27 and 28, the Minister said, “Only Thursday and Friday holidays were given, schools were closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
” The reason for this was that precautionary measures were not taken in Iran, people were not kept in isolation, that was why we closed schools so that people coming from Iran could be investigated and children in homes. They should also be kept in isolation so that other children in the school are not affected. ‘
Azra Pechuho added that ordinary people do not need masks, but if someone close to you has to do it, then it is necessary to wear a mask, In addition, the medical staff is instructed to wear new masks before checking on new patients.
Report on The Pilgrims From Iran And Coronavirus