Clock Tower illuminated red to mark World TB Day

Our Correspondent

District administration in collaboration with District Health Authority (DHA) has illuminated Faisalabad’s famous Clock Tower in red color to mark World Tuberculosis Day and express solidarity with the people suffering from TB disease.

In this connection, a simple symbolic ceremony was also held to create awareness about the disease and draw attention to the potential of its disastrous socioeconomic consequences on developing countries.

Divisional Commissioner Saqib Manan and Deputy Commissioner (DC) Muhammad Ali attended the ceremony as chief guests while Provincial Coordinator TB Control Program Dr Saeed Akhtar, CEO Health Dr. Bilal Ahmed, Assistant Commissioners Umar Maqbool, Syed Ayub Bukhari, District TB Coordinator Dr Asif Shehzad, Senior Advisor Dr Asif Mehmood, District Coordinator Anti-Infectious Diseases Dr Zulqarnain.