Chief Minister KP issues orders to turn rest houses into quarantine facilities
PESHAWAR: In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has issued orders to turn all government rest houses into quarantine facilities and isolation centers.
The issue notes that government rest houses in tourist areas will be handed to the Health Department’s disposal for their use for treating infected patients.
These resthouses will be used as quarantine facilities and isolation centers for patients infected with coronavirus when needed, with immediate effect.
As of now, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has reported 23 cases of coronavirus.