DC Mzd advises people to undergo medical tests


Muzafarabad:    (Parliament Times)    Sensitizing the masses about the outbreak of corona-epidemic in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Muzaffarabad has advised people to adopt safety measures and go through a proper medical check-up to combat the spread of corona-virus in the region.

According to an order issued here on Wednesday, people especially those who have returned back home from other provinces of Pakistan including Punjab, Sindh, KPK or Balochistan have been advised to undergo a thorough medical checkup to make sure that they have no infection whatsoever.

“In view of the emergency situation people who have entered the territory of Muzaffarabad district after February 2020 should undergo proper physical examinations at government health facilities and keep the report / receipt with them”, the order said adding that Department of Public Health teams and administrations will check all individuals coming from overseas Kashmir. “If no physical examination report / receipt has been received from any person, strict disciplinary action will be taken against them.