COVID-19 Update

Rawalpindi - March 17, 2020

No PR-46/2020-ISPR

COVID-19 Update : As part of the National effort and in line with the decisions of National Security Committee taken on 13 March, all medical facilities of the Armed Forces are operationalised and geared up to meet any eventuality to deal with pandemic.
COVID-19 testing labs established at major military hospitals across the country & central testing lab at Armed Forces institute of Pathology( AFIP) , Rawalpindi. COVID-19 help desk established at each military hospital for fast track handling. Armed Forces of Pakistan are fully involved in assisting the government and provincial administrations to tackle the situation since the outbreak and duly vigilant of the developing situation post COVID-19.
COAS has directed all Commanders to take maximum necessary measures to assist civil administration for safety and well being of the People of Pakistan.