109 persons at Manga tested negative
Disbursing of relief package to start next week: Ajmal Wazir
PESHAWAR: Advisor to Chief Minister on Information Ajmal Wazir said here Sunday that 109 individuals had been tested negative in Union Council Manga in Mardan district.
Addressing a news conference here, he said corona tests of these persons have found positive earlier and now their tests results were found negative after treatment, which is a matter of great satisfaction.
He said the government was taking effective measures to clear the area in phases.
The advisor said Chief Minister Mahmood Khan was himself monitoring the situation round the clock.
He said a five-member committee of senior doctors has been constituted for passive immunization through plasma of recovered patients of Corona.
Ajmal Wazir said three thousand six hundred points have been identified for distribution of relief package to the destitute people in the province.
He said the process of disbursing relief package will start next week.
As many as 13 coronavirus suspects were allowed shifting to their houses in Mardan after their coronavirus tests declared negative.
The Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Mardan, Mushtaq Hussain has said that the tests of 11 quarantined persons were received on Saturday evening wherein they were declared negative while the two others declared healthy and allowed to shift to their homes.
The discharged persons have been directed for adhering of precautionary measures in future and they were also provided face masks, sanitizers and gloves.
Meanwhile, on the directives of the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Mardan, Mohammad Abid Wazir, district administration, Pak-Army and police officers have launched patrolling in different localities of the district.
The purpose of the patrolling is the implementation of the Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (Cr.PC) declared in the district.
On this occasion, the trading community was informed about the closure of business centres in wake of the restrictions imposed by the administration and taking of action against the violators. - APP