LAHORE: Government of Punjab has taken a major decision for their current healthcare situation by merging missionary hospitals of the province with United Christian Hospital (UCH) Services Hospital in the wake of coronavirus epidemic. According to details, 60 beds have been designated for patients being diagnosed with coronavirus in UCH.
A total of 210 million rupees will also be designated for the hospital so that it may cope better with the widespread disease. Earlier in the day, the Punjab cabinet has made a series of decisions for containing the spread of coronavirus pandemic and finalised to shut markets violating standard operating procedures (SOPs.
Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting of the provincial cabinet where a briefing was given over violation of SOPs in different markets. —Agencies