Rahul Basharat

  • ISLAMABAD                    -                As the number of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the country continued to ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -            Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Health Services (NHS) Dr Zafar Mirza on Wednesday said that the number of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                    -              The Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) on Wednesday once again locked the Pakistan ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -             In an online press briefing on Tuesday, Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Health Services (NHS) Dr. ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -               Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services (NHS) Dr Zafar Mirza on Monday confirmed five ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                   -             Federal Government Service (FGS) Polyclinic Hospital on Saturday quarantined around 30 doctors and ...

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  • ISLAMABAD           -                During the SAARC health professionals’ conference held in the capital on Friday, the government proposed the creation of a bloc-wide ‘COVID-19 Emergency Fund’ to meet the needs of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                    -                   The National Institute of Health (NIH) on Friday tested two ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                   -               Strict lockdown situation in parts of the city on Thursday created problems for medical staff ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Health Services (NHS) Dr Zafar Mirza on Wednesday said that the government received 500,000 N-95 masks from China for medical professionals. SAPM Dr Zafar Mirza in his online briefing on COVID-19 situation also said that 500,000 ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Federal Government Services (FGS) Polyclinic on Wednesday started manufacturing of masks and sanitizers in its own capacity to meet the shortage of both products.Polyclinic Spokesperson Dr.Imtiaz Ahmed talking to The Nation said that the hospital has started manufacturing of both ...

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  • ISLAMABAD        -           With three more deaths reported during the last 24 hours in the country, the total number of coronavirus patients swelled to 812 on Monday, according to officials. The official ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-As the government reported local transmission of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in two residents of the city, the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) on Monday decided to shutdown Outdoor Patients Department (OPD) and to extend the isolation ward.Meanwhile, two nurses deployed in ...

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  • Islamabad        -             As the scientists set their focus on treatment of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patients with antimalarial medicines, the Drugs Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) and ...

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  • Islamabad - The government still has to trace and test above 2500 people for novel corona virus (COVID-19) who travelled abroad in other countries, The Nation learnt on Friday. The World Health Organization (WHO) representative in Pakistan Dr. Palitha Mahipala briefing media on the COVID-19 ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                      -             Drugs Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) on Thursday conducted countrywide raid ...

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  • Islamabad - DG ISPR Major General Babar Iftikhar while addressing a joint conference Thursday said that Pakistan’s armed forces are cooperating with federal and provincial governments to protect the nation from COVID-19. The online press briefing was addressed by Director General (DG) Inter ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -           The public awareness campaign launched by government on Coronavirus (COVID-19) has created a low impact at grassroots level causing sufferings for large number of people ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services (NHS) Dr Zafar Mirza late Wednesday confirmed first two deaths from coronavirus in the country. He announced that two people had died after being infected by the coronavirus. In a tweet, the top health official said that a ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-All head of departments (HoDs) of the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) recommended suspending the Outdoor Patient Department (OPD) at hospital as a safety measure to control Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The meeting was held on Monday and HoDs of clinical departments ...

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  • Islamabad - Number persons confirmed with novel coornavirus (COVID-19) in Sukkur had spent 14 days in quarantine and were found positive on re-checking, said Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on National Health Services (NHS) Dr. Zafar Mirza. He said this while briefing media on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Two doctors who shifted critical novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) infected patient on ventilator at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) have also been isolated, The Nation learnt on Sunday.Safety of the doctors was compromised as the hospital has limited number of Personal ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday announced that he is “personally overseeing measures” to deal the with coronavirus threat. The Prime Minister’s first public statement comes as the total number of the virus infections rose to 33 in the country till late Saturday. ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - A United States-returned novel coronvirus (COVID-19) patient who was admitted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences is said to be in critical condition as medical team is struggling to save her life. PIMS spokesperson Dr Waseem Khawaja on Saturday told The Nation that that a female ...

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  • ISLAMABAD                -           The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday decided to probe the allegations of smuggling 20 million face masks from the country ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - As the government officially confirmed 21 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the country, health experts on Thursday said the rise in mercury will likely to reduce the risk of virus spread. “The rise in temperature does affect reducing the risk of COVID-19 risk as it also ...

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  • Islamabad - The World Health Organization (WHO) situation report on Wednesday reveled that nine recent cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were imported in Pakistan from Syria and United Kingdom (UK). The number of COVID-19 confirm cases in country has reached 20 after the Gilgit Baltistan (GB) ...

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  • Islamabad - The senators on Wednesday urged the Senate body on health to conduct an inquiry upon the damage done to polio eradication programme in country and fix the responsibility. The meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services (NHS) was held here to discuss the issues ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The undecided legal status of medical education regulatory body and its collection of documents has raised the secrecy-related concerns of medical graduates looking for official recognition of their documents, The Nation learnt on Tuesday.The Islamabad High Court (IHC) in February last ...

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  • Islamabad - Dr. Zafar Mirza , the Speial Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services, on Monday said that at least 280 suspect novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases have been reported to the health officials in the country. So far seven patients of COVID-19 have been conformed while one ...

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