Federal government prepared a support package for the frontline health workers fighting COVID-19.

Special Assistant to PM on Health Dr Zafar Mirza said the doctors, nurses and different paramedics who are working in crises, isolate and isolation centers, taking care the patients of coronavirus are our national heroes and their safety is the principle obligation of the legislature.

Dr Mirza said the bundle has been set up following seven days in extended discussion with health specialists from everywhere throughout the nation. He said the administrative and provincial governments will be answerable at their level to actualize the bundle.

The SAPM said the bundle includes money related help, security, training, care, human services, private wellbeing supports and acknowledgment at national level.

He said under the bundle, COVID-19 tests will be organized for infected workers and gave specific medicines to them.

He said tax exception for front edge workers who reach shahadat will be given bundle from 3 to 10 million rupees. He said the legislature will give satisfactory PPEs to all front edge health workers liable for COVID-19 patient consideration. He said security for hospitals and staff engaged with COVID-19 patient consideration will likewise be guaranteed.

Dr Zafar Mirza said interest free loans for private clinics through bundle of State Bank will be given to guarantee payment of income, while these hospitals will likewise be excluded from tax for import of appliance and extras required for formation of serious preventative services.

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