A delegation of the World Health Organization (WHO) called on Governor Imran Ismail today at Governor House.
The delegation was led by its Regional Director Dr Ahmed Saleem Saif along with Director Programme Management Dr Farah Ahmed, WHO Country Head and other officials.
Governor Sindh appreciated the efforts of the World Health Organization (WHO) for the prevention of HIV in Larkana.
Talking to the delegation, Governor Ismail said that affected patients can lead a healthy life with a provision of best health facilities and medicines, said a statement.
He said that besides combating the spread of HIV, a special campaign to raise awareness about the disease was also the need of the hour and in this regard the role of WHO was of utmost importance.
Dr Ahmed Saleem said that in responding to the unprecedented HIV outbreak, primarily affecting young children, WHO has deployed a multi-disciplinary investigation team including senior experts in epidemiology, surveillance, treatment and care, infection prevention and control and blood safety.