NDMA completes distribution of 5th cache of PPE against COVID-19 to all provinces

May 20, 2020 Off By web Desk

National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has completed distribution of fifth cache of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) against COVID-19 to all the provinces.

According to NDMA Spokesperson, fifth cache of PPEs, comprising 3,969 N-95 masks, 4,410 D-95, 68,040 KN-95 masks, was dispatched to Punjab today. Besides, 93,833 protective gears, 157,500 medical face masks 86,625 pairs of surgical gloves, 12,600 face shields, 6,300 surgical gowns, 5,986 caps, 23,751 shoe covers, 8,820 protective goggles, and 8,825 sanitizers were also sent to various hospitals of Punjab.

It is pertinent to mention that fifth cache of PPEs has already been dispatched to Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, and Azad Kashmir.

The spokesperson said that sixth cache of PPEs will be dispatched to all the provinces before Eid.

 

Source: Radio Pakistan