KARACHI: Sindh Health Minister Dr Azra Pechuho announced on Tuesday that the provincial government will directly purchase single-dose CanSino COVID-19 vaccines from China after the federal government greenlighted provinces to procure the vaccines, ARY News reported. Dr Azra Pechuho, while addressing a press conference today, made the announcement for procurement of COVID-19 vaccines after permission was granted to the provinces by the Centre. "Sindh will get 20,000 more doses of COVID-19 vaccines on March 31…
Dr Azra Pechuho
Sindh government has recently launched the 24 hours COVID-19 vaccination facility in Dow University of Health Science (DUHS) Ojha Campus in Karachi
It was decided in a meeting with Chinese Consul General where both sides also agreed to send Pakistani medical cohort to train in Chinese traditional medicine
The statement of the provincial health minister, Dr Azra Pechuho, exposed the poor communication between the federal and provincial governments regarding the COVID-19 vaccines.
KARACHI: Provincial Health Minister Dr Azra Pechuho has said that low birth weight is one of the major causes of the deaths of children in Thar as around half of the children die within one month of their birth. “Around 50 per cent children die in Thar within one month of their birth and the leading causes of children's deaths are low birth weight, septicaemia and birth asphyxia or deprivation of oxygen at the time of birth,” the minister said while addressing a press conference. The provincial health ministry was…