Punjab Health Department arranged a seminar with the help of World Health Organization at a local hotel.
Director General Health Services Punjab Dr. Haroon Jehangir, Fleppa Easter Brock and Dr. Jamshaid of WHO, Prof. Ghayyas-un-Nabi Tayyab, Dr. Athar, Dr. Nasrullah Ch. and Dr. Yadullah were also there on the occasion. Symptoms and treatment of hepatitis were highlighted in the seminar.
DG Health Services Punjab Dr. Haroon Jehangir has said on this occasion that free facility of treatment and medicines is being ensured to the patients of hepatitis in all over the Punjab.
Free facility of treatment for hepatitis patients in all government hospitals is available. He further said that this is very important to aware public about the hepatitis disease.
Use of syringes and safe blood transfusion must be ensured to control hepatitis. Fleppa Easter Brock has said that all departments will have to play important role to overcome hepatitis.
All speakers appreciated the efforts of Minister Health Dr. Yasmin Rashid for taking steps to control hepatitis. Dr. Safdar Kamal Pasha has said that healthcare commission can play vital role for the eradication of hepatitis.