Date :Thursday, October 16th, 2014 | Time : 07:36 |ID: 16452 | Print

Ebola virus could reach Pakistan : WHO issues warning

SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association)

World Health Organization (WHO) has issued warning to Pakistan that Ebola virus could reach the country sooner or later meanwhile provincial Governments of Pakistan has started preparation to deal with threat.

According to foreign news agency WHO spokesman Dr Masheel has said that soor or later Ebola could reach to Pakistan and it will be major challenge for the country to stop the virus spread. Dr Masheel suggested establishing screening in all the international airports in the country.

On the other hand Provincial Governments have also assured federal Government to set up isolation wards while minister for health has said that all the Pakistanis returning from Africa should be kept under observation for 21 days.

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