Khaleque for stern action against health rule violators

11 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Khulna City Corporation (KCC) Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleque  on Saturday asked government officials, law enforcement agencies to take stern action against the violators of health safety guidelines and other rules set by the government to prevent the sudden surge in Covid-19 in the country, reports BSS.

“Everybody must wear face mask, maintain social distance, use regular sanitizers and abide by health guidelines to prevent the deadly virus”, he said while addressing a meeting as a chief guest at Khulna Circuit House conference.

Cabinet division secretary (Coordination and Reform) Md Kamal Hossain virtually joined the meeting.

Chaired by Khulna deputy commissioner Md Helal Hossain, the meeting was addressed, among others, by director of Khulna divisional health department Dr Rasheda Sultana, director of Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) Dr A T M Monjur Morshed, superintendent of police Md Mahbub Hossain, Khulna civil surgeon Dr Niaz Mohammad, deputy police commissioner of Khulna Metropolitan Police (KMP) Md Ehsan Shah, deputy director of Local Government Md Iqbal Hossain and additional deputy commissioner Dr Sheikh Farid Uddin.

The meeting also took several decisions including -select Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) for only coronae patients’ treatment, enhancing more 100-bed for corona patients with existing 100 bed and ensuring speedy results of corona test.

A coordination committee was formed to ensure treatment of corona patients.