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PDMA said the hospital was providing protective equipment | Instant News

PESHAWAR: Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, in collaboration with the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), provides security equipment to hospitals and various departments to fight the corona virus in the province, the press release said.

A total of 5.03,000 types of facemasks, 15140 personal protective equipment, 127,000 gloves, 1700 cleaning supplies, 43,000 surgical caps, 9270 gowns, 4130 shoe covers, 48,000 safety suits, 8200 beds with bed linen, 860 liters of cleaning, 870 liters of chlorine, 100 heat weapons, 4500 biohazard bags, and 22 spray machines have been sent to the district administration for quarantine centers, health departments, hospitals and other related departments.

It is said that PDMA has also provided food and beverage packages to the Peshawar and Khyber district administrations for the quarantine center and also for the Bakakhel TDP camp, Peshawar Central Prison, Zamung Kor (orphan center), SOS village and Darul Aman under the supervision of the Directorate. Social Welfare, KP for further distribution for orphans and poor widows. He further said that by maintaining social distance and precautions due to the corona epidemic, a video conferencing system was installed for contact with all districts.


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Pakistan International Airlines: Cargo planes carrying medical supplies from China reach Islamabad | Instant News

A cargo plane Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) brings protective teeth to fight the corona virus China on Friday it landed on Islamabad airport.

Flight PIA PK-8897 arrived from Chengdu for Islamabad.

Protective equipment includes masks, gloves, cleaners, test equipment and others to help Pakistan in fighting deadly viruses. The flight was disinfected while landing at the airport by the authorities.

The equipment was received by Pakistani authorities on the runway, the source said.

On Wednesday, a Turkish plane carrying protective gear had reached Islamabad.

The plane was carrying 20,000 N-95 masks and 18500 safety gowns, for Pakistani doctors who work in hospitals to treat patients infected with corona, reports Radio Pakistan.

Deputy Head of Mission of PT Turkish Consulate deliver equipment to the NDMA Deputy Chair at the airport.

Earlier this month, a special aircraft from Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) from China with medical supplies regarding the coronavirus pandemic has reached Islamabad.

© Pakistan Press International, source Asianet-Pakistan


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NHS staff say ‘wear an apron’ when a protective dress runs out | World News | Instant News

NHS superiors have asked doctors and nurses to work without a full protective gown when treating Covid-19 patients, because the hospital arrived here within hours after working from supplies.

Reversal is reversal UK Public Health Guidelines (PHE) determined that a full-length waterproof surgical gown, designed to stop corona virus droplets from moving into a person’s mouth or nostrils, needs to be worn for all high-risk hospital procedures.

In large rounds, PHE advises frontline staff to wear thin plastic aprons with clothes when the dresses run out, in transfers that doctors and nurses fear could result in more of them contracting the virus and ultimately putting their lives in danger. The PHE announcement on Friday night arrived here shortly after an intentional transfer was revealed by the Guardian. Meanwhile:

  • Nearly 15,000 people have been confirmed dead from corona virus in hospitals in the UK, with a total increase of 847 on Friday to 14,576. After the peak of 980, less than 900 deaths have been recorded in the hospital for six consecutive days.

  • Only 21,000 assessments have been carried out – some of which are duplicates – which puts the federal government in dire need of its 100,000 goal per day at the end of the month.

The authorities confirmed that 1 billion objects of non-public protective equipment (PPE) had been sent throughout Britain this weekend – but hospitals and nursing homes continued to experience shortages, especially dresses. More than 50 frontline health employees have died amid fears the absence of PPE has made them exposed.


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QWP donated protective equipment to Charsadda hospital Peshawar | thenews.com.pk | Instant News


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Protective equipment distributed among medical staff | Lahore | thenews.com.pk | Instant News


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