LAHORE – Secretary Environment Punjab Saeed Iqbal Walah on Tuesday inspected incinerators at Shalimar and Children hospitals and instructed the management to ensure implementation of Hospital Waste Management Rules. He directed the management to ensure cutting or breaking of all disposable items including syringes, needles, plastic bottles, drips and infusion bags.
In Children Hospital, only one incinerator was working. He directed the MS to ensure functioning of other incinerator at the earliest. He instructed the EPD officials to inspect incinerators on regular basis.