Health ministry fails to determine causes of HIV outbreak in Larkana

RATODERO: Sindh’s well being ministry has failed to find out the causes of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) outburst in Larkana the place to this point 157 folks, together with 127 youngsters have been examined constructive for HIV, ARY Information reported.    

In accordance with the small print, a gathering was held immediately in Ratodero with Larkana commissioner within the chair to establish the explanations of HIV outbreak within the metropolis.

The assembly was informed that it couldn’t be proved but that Dr Muzaffar Ghanghar was accountable for transmission of HIV among the many residents, stated sources.

Through the assembly, the officers of well being division held quacks and hairdressers accountable of deadly illness.

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They stated that the utilization of used needles and injections at personal clinics of quacks and circumcisions carried out by hairdressers might be the explanations behind the HIV outbreak in Larkana.

The assembly determined to grab the unlawful blood banks in Larkana and its suburbs and agreed to launch an AIDS consciousness evaluating within the space.

The district well being officers informed the assembly that that they had sealed 41 clinics of faux medical doctors within the space and arrange AIDS screening camps at completely different places of the realm.

The officers stated that they might take concrete measures to cease utilization of used needles and added that they might verify the causes of HIV outbreak within the space inside 10 days.

Officers of federal authorities, Sindh authorities, WHO, UNICEF and UNAIDS had been current within the assembly.



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