Peshawar, khyber Pakhtunkhwa Advisor Infornation and public relation Ajmal khan Wazir has said that late Professor Dr. Muhammad Javed sacrificed his life in the line of duty and never abandoned the nation.
He said that with doctors and other medical staff who are ready to sacrifice their lives, the nation will soon over come the crisis adding that the government and the entire nation admired Dr Javed’s sacrifices who laid down his life in order to protect the nation.
This he said while breifing the media on corona situation here at itlla cell in civil secretariat Peshawar.
The advisor informed that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has nominated Dr Javed for the Civil Award adding that the provincial government will announce a special package for Dr. Javed’s family.
He informed that the entire nation mourned Dr Javed’s death and his services at such a critical time will always be remembered adding Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mehmood Khan reached hospital yesterday and offered condolences.
The minister again requested the general public to stay at home and stop playing with the lives of the medical staffers.
According to the advisor, 85 new cases were reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during last 24 hours bringing the total number of corona patients to 1,793.
With four deaths in the last 24 hours in the province, the total number of deaths in the province has raised to 93, Ajmal Wazir informed adding 13 corona patients have recovered in a single day and the total number of persons who have recovered was 485.
The advisor informed that 250 Pakistanis returned home from the Gulf and 426 from Afghanistan adding they were all quarantined adding that wearing face mask during movement was mandatory besides No body will be allowed for business activities after 4pm except for drug stores.