The World Health Organization (WHO) said Pakistan was among nations from whom the worldwide network ought to figure out how to manage the Covid-19 pandemic.
Previous Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Health Dr Zafar Mirza disclosed to Dawn it was the acknowledgment of Pakistan’s exertion at the global level.
WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus in a media instructions said Pakistan conveyed the framework developed over numerous years for polio to battle Covid-19.
“Network wellbeing laborers who have been prepared to go entryway to-entryway inoculating youngsters for polio have been used for observation, contact following and care,” he said.
“There are numerous different models, including Cambodia, Japan, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea, Rwanda, Senegal, Spain and Vietnam. A significant number of these nations have done well since they took in exercises from past flare-ups of SARS, MERS, measles, polio, Ebola, influenza and different maladies. That is the reason it’s fundamental that we as a whole learn exercises this pandemic is showing us,” he said.
Dr Mirza in a tweet expressed: “Pakistan included among seven nations by WHO Director General-nations that the world can gain from about how to battle future pandemics. Amazing privilege for the individuals of Pakistan. Alhamdolilah.”
Must Read : Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif Declared Proclaimed Offender
Conversing with Dawn, Dr Mirza said it was the acknowledgment of the public exertion globally.
“It demonstrates that on the off chance that we need to accomplish something we can do it. Also, the WHO DG talked about the significance of the general wellbeing framework. It is discussed ‘working back better (BBB)’ and I accept opportunity has arrived to work back,” he said.
BBB is a way to deal with post-calamity recuperation that lessens weakness to future catastrophes and assembles network flexibility to address physical, social, natural, and financial weaknesses and stuns.
While there are gossipy tidbits that Dr Mirza has left the nation, he again said he isn’t going anyplace and will remain in Pakistan.
“I am not in work mode any longer and simply need to contribute for the attention to the majority,” he said.
Service of National Health Services representative Sajid Shah said it was aggregate endeavors from the foundation of National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) because of which not just Pakistan demonstrated all global assessments with respect to the quantity of cases wrong yet additionally limited the cases.
He said endeavors were being made to additionally push back the infection.