LAHORE: Special Assistant to Prime Minister of Health Dr Faisal Sultan and Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid reached the Expo Center to monitor the vaccination facilities here on Sunday.
Secretary of the Department of Primary and Secondary Health Captain (r) Usman Younis, Deputy Commissioner of Lahore Mudassar Riaz, Additional Secretary of the Technical Department of the PSH Department Dr Asim Altaf, Deputy Secretary Ms Rafia Haider, Ahmer Khan and other officials attended the occasion. Dr Faisal Sultan and Dr Yasmin Rashid reviewed the vaccination process for people over 60 years of age. PSH Department Secretary Captain (r) Usman Younis notifies the minister of vaccination arrangements. Dr Yasmin Rashid asked from the residents their views and asked for a response. Renowned legal expert Aitzaz Ahsan also attended and expressed satisfaction with the arrangement and prayed for Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar. SAPM Dr Faisal Sultan received his father’s vaccinations at the Center.
The Minister of Health said that a large number of people over the age of 60 came to get vaccinated. The staff serving the people at the center deserve applause, he added. In the past three days, more than 18,000 of the 60+ age group have been vaccinated, he said adding that in line with Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision, people over 60 are vaccinated first. The minister said that the capacity of Punjab hospitals had been increased and emphasized unity to contain the pandemic. “I really appreciate PSH Secretary Dept. Captain (r) Usman Younis for his good work. People over 60 years of age are being given the Sinopharm vaccine, he said. “
The Prime Minister’s Special Assistant for Health Dr Faisal Sultan said, “I congratulate Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid and Secretary Health Captain (r) Usman Younis on the excellent arrangements for vaccination. The Pakistani government has set up vaccination centers across the country. Punjab. have made complicated vaccination arrangements. I congratulate the Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar and his team, “concluded SAPM.