PM Imran Khan chaired a high-level meeting on anti-corruption measures.
Globally, the number of cases has started declining after the highest level of Omekron in January, but it still has the highest number of cases in Europe and the United States. About a thousand people are still dying every day from Karuna.
Omecron cases have started declining in Pakistan thanks to measures taken by the government to ensure strict implementation of SOPs. The meeting was also informed that the number of patients receiving intensive care from Omekron is 71% less than that of the fourth wave. The meeting was informed that the new wave of Karuna in Pakistan is causing an average of 42 deaths per day.
The meeting was also informed about the progress on Corona Vaccine. It was informed that out of 150 million population over 12 years of age, 958% people have been fully vaccinated so far and this number has increased to 11 by March 2022. In addition, 115 million 72% (people) have been given a dose which will increase to 1385% by March 2022. At present 61,329 teams are working for every Pakistani safe phase one of vaccination in the country and daily doses of 2.2 million vaccines are being administered.
Phase 2 of vaccination will start from March 7, 2022. 59% of students between the ages of 12 and 17 years have been fully vaccinated and 3.4 million people over the age of 18 years have been given booster dose. There is stock for.
At the provincial level, Punjab ranks first in terms of speed of vaccination, followed by Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan and other areas. Presented.
PM Commended the performance of the NCOC and the Ministry of National Health Services and directed to ensure implementation of SOPs and expedite vaccination.
The government ensured the protection of the economically weaker sections through smart lockdown instead of complete lockdown during Corona.
Corona has been very supportive of the people in implementing SOPs. When people were on the streets against the lockdown all over the world, the Pakistani people not only implemented SOPs but also cooperated in the government’s smart lockdown initiatives but also in vaccination. Also participated in the climb.
Thanks to the relief and measures taken by the government, industries and other economic activities have been minimally affected. Will never forget the sacrifices of
Meeting was attended by Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar, Special Assistants Dr. Faisal Sultan, Dr. Shahbaz Gill, Maj. Gen. Zafar Iqbal, Commander NCOC, Maj. Gen. Asif Goraya,DG Aps NCOC and concerned senior officials.