PESHAWAR: scientific teams have reached the Banda Daud Shah place of Karak district for treating leishmaniasis patients, officers stated.

fitness government are installing their first-class efforts to deal with the leshminiasis patients in Karak district dealing with the outbreak of the ailment.

body of workers at public health facilities changed into operating on Saturday and Sunday till overdue inside the nighttime for the remedy of Leshminiasis sufferers, stated Secretary fitness ok-P Dr Farooq Jameel.


He stated that leader Minister Mahmood Khan and health Minister Dr Hisham Inamullah Khan took observe of Leishmania cases in district Karak and ordered the authorities concerned to take steps on battle footing for controlling the outbreak of leshminiasis disease and providing alleviation to the victims.

Dr Jameel said that performing upon the directives of CM and fitness minister medical groups had already been despatched to the affected area of Banda Daud Shah, in which cases had been stated.

He stated that scientific useful resource turned into being supplied to the sufferers even past due night on Saturday. “i was individually tracking the complete state of affairs and was continuously in touch with DHO Karak to cover the all sufferers of the sickness till Sunday night,” he said in his video message adding that fitness branch k-P had also kicked off awareness campaign within the district to sensitise the community humans to undertake precautionary measures and guard themselves from the infection.

Director widespread fitness offerings Dr Arshad Khan said that Leishmaniasis is a disease unfold through the bite of positive forms of sand flies.

He stated maximum of the cases of the sickness report in hilly areas of district Karak wherein the weather was additionally dry. “It has become a venture to cast off this disorder in mountainous regions,” he said including that the “sickness is not a virulent disease one alternatively it's miles transferred to our humans from Afghan refugees living in the region.”

The instances of leishmania also occurs in hilly regions of district Nowshera and Mardan, he stated and delivered that affectees ought to not be concerned as this form of disorder was curable and they could quickly be recovered after proper treatment.

DG health conveyed the message that humans must be careful for the duration of morning and nighttime instances in district Karak by using taking precautionary measures like use of lotion and mosquito internet to protect them from the bite of sand fly.


posted in the explicit Tribune, January 21st, 2019.