The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will spend 34 billion rupees on the fight against coronavirus, and five billion has already been allocated to hospitals throughout the province, in addition to the exemption of five billion rupees for various taxes.
Speaking to the media on Saturday, KP Information Minister Ajmal Wazir said the proposed package would reach up to 1.9 million people. Wazir said the KP government increased the number of test kits to 500 and ensured the provision of all necessary kits for hospitals.
He said that CM KP is at the forefront of the fight against coronavirus, thanks to doctors and medical staff who have stated that “they are at the forefront of this battle.” “We welcome leaders in this battle against this pandemic, but there are elements that flourish in the suffering of people.
We will take tough measures against congestion. “The minister said that the expansion of the blockade” attracted a good answer, “and suggested that people take” maximum precautions “to keep the virus at bay.
He said that” the KP government is transporting a medical team received from NDMA in counties “.” Currently, there are 180 confirmed cases of coronavirus, in addition to 820 suspected cases, “said Ajmal Wazir, adding that the provincial government has” extended assistance by 5 billion rupees in the form of exemption. “To various taxes.”