Journalists may contact anytime to undergo a test for Coronavirus: Nasir Shah
KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah said the provincial government has issued a contact number on which anyone including journalists could contact anytime if they felt the need to undergo a test for Coronavirus.
He said this while addressing the video conference of provincial information ministers chaired by Federal Minister for Information & Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan, said a statement issued by spokesperson of the Sindh Information Minister.
Nasir Shah said that the person or any journalist after his call would be contacted automatically by the government functionaries for the test.
Speaking about lockdown in Sindh, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah said the people engaged delivering essential services had not been banned from day one of the lockdown.
Syed Nasir Hussin Shah said the Sindh government was also ensuring that the patients of Thalassemia might not be affected during the lockdown.
He said the funds as well as a mechanism for providing ration to the needy people had also been devised and with the help of the welfare organizations those in need would be approached quickly by the government. - APP