Quetta: Federal Minister Asad Umer Chaired the special session of NCOC. Chief Minister Balochistan Mir Jam Kamal being host of the session attended the special meeting of the NCOC. Provincial Chief Secretaries participated through video link.
CM Balochistan appreciated NCOC for holding provincial sessions for better coordination and understanding of important issues. CM Balochistan said that NCOC has played a vital role in interprovincial coordination, resource building and channelizing critical health care equipment and health care capacity building.
Mr Asad Umer appreciated efforts of Govt of Balochistan and civil administration for ensuring compliance of guidelines and measures for public health & safety. Forum deliberated on Management of cattle markets on Eid Ul Azha and Eid Prayers.
Mr Asad Umer reiterated that all stakeholders must endeavour to sensitize the masses regarding compliance of the SOPs for the cattle markets, Eid-ul- Azha and Muharram. Mr Asad Umer said Next two weeks are very important. In case of non compliance of SOPs serious repercussions may have to be faced in coming months.
The efforts to create national, religious harmony to fight the pandemic have paid rich dividends. The current impetus gained must therefore be maintained to mitigate the multiple challenges. Decision making based on information reliable data at NCOC is a new normal. The practice of data collection, correlation, collation and informed decisions making helped in containment efforts.