The KP health ministry and the World Bank are working together to combat the pandemic, said provincial Health Minister Taimur Khan Jhagra on Thursday.
He said the World Bank is financing the purchase of 120 ventilators and 210,000 masks for the province.
KP Health & World Bank are working together to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The MDTF supported ERKF project is financing the purchase of 120 ventilators & 210,000 masks for use in the province. More support from WB and others will follow.
We're in this together!
— Taimur Khan Jhagra (@Jhagra) March 26, 2020
Earlier Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal has said everyone should show appreciation for doctors.
In his tweet he said everyone should show appreciation for doctors– who are standing at the frontline of the pandemic – by clapping and flashing mobile lights while standing on our balconies or near windows at 9 pm.