Govt to increases hospitals capacity

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Staff Reporter

Peshawar

Advisor to the Chief Minister for Information and Public Relations Ajmal Khan Wazir Thursday said the government was increasing the capacity of major hospitals in the province in order to deal with coronavirus more efficiently. He said that 176 beds have been provided for corona patients in major hospitals while during the last 10 days, 32 ICUs and 144 high dependency units’ (HDU) beds had also been added. Briefing the media here at the Civil Secretariat ITLAA Cell, Ajmal Wazir said that another 1000 ICU and HDU beds would be added in the next two months following the orders of Chief Minister Mahmood Khan.