LAHORE - Minister for Specialised Healthcare and Medical Education Kh Salman Rafiq has directed arrangements for prevention and treatment of seasonal flu (H1N1).

Chairing a meeting to review H1N1 situation in the province on Thursday, he directed district health authorities and medical superintendents of teaching hospitals to submit seasonal flu monitoring report on daily basis.

Secretary SH&ME Najam Ahmed Shah, Secretary Primary & Secondary Healthcare Ali Jan Khan, Director General Health Dr Akhtar Rasheed and relevant officers attended the meeting. MSs of hospitals in other districts participated through video link.

Kh Salman Rafiq directed all the MSs and CEOs to ensure the availability of Tamiflu in sufficient quantity. He directed launch awareness campaign for prevention of seasonal flu.