Islamabad: In response to extremely hot weather conditionheat and killings of hundreds of people in Karachi, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed National Catastrophe Management Authority (NDMA) to establish Heat Stroke Centers across Sindh particularly in Karachi.
NDMA will set up these relief centers all over the Sindh and Karachi particularly with the support of provincial health department of Sindh and Provincial Disaster Management Authority.
Medical professionals, paramedical personnels and other medical arrangements will certainly be supplied to the individualsindividuals suffering heat stroke.
The other day, Pakistan Rangers have likewise established Heat Stroke Relief Centers in ten locations of Karachi.
The Sindh Rangers have actually asked individuals of Karachi who wantwish to have assistance, to reach the nearest heat stroke relief centers.
The Heat Stroke Centers are developed at Rangers Training Centre and College, Toll Plaza, Block A, North Nazimabad, Baldia Town, Peoples Football Arena, Mauripur Roadway, SITE Stadium, Kala Pull, Jamia Milia Malir, Muzaffarabad Colony, Karachi University and North Karachi.
Karachi has actually been under intolerable heat wave these days, as more than 140 individuals lost their lives due to heat rise in Karachi.
According to sources, during the last 24 hours some 1500 people were hospitalized in different hospitals in Karachi in the wake of heat wave from sun, and reportedly 266 have actually passed away during last 24 Hr.
According to reputable information drawned from hospitals in Karachi, some 58 individuals have been passed away since morning this day.