ISLAMABAD-The Federal Authorities Providers (FGS) Polyclinic on Wednesday began manufacturing of masks and sanitizers in its personal capability to satisfy the scarcity of each merchandise.

Polyclinic Spokesperson Dr.Imtiaz Ahmed speaking to The Nation mentioned that the hospital has began manufacturing of each merchandise in a scenario when nation is dealing with scarcity of Private ProtectionEquipment.

He mentioned that hospital has utilised companies of its personal tailors and tasked them for manufacturing of masks. Dr. Ahmed mentioned that the hospital will be capable to manufacture almost 1,500 masks each day with this step.

“We will be able to produce 1,000 to 1,500 masks daily,” he mentioned.

He knowledgeable that the hospital has round 1,500 nurses, paramedics and different workers, and 500 medical doctors as effectively. He mentioned the life of every masks is round 5 hours and hospital determined to begin the manufacturing in its personal capability to satisfy the scarcity.

Equally, he mentioned that the hospital will produce sanitizers additionally utilizing its pharmacy division.

He mentioned that hospital pharmacist Dr.Amna has been designated to begin the manufacturing of hand sanitizers. He mentioned that the sanitizers produced within the hospital shall be of the usual set by World Well being Group (WHO).

He mentioned that originally each merchandise produced within the hospital shall be offered to the hospital workers, nonetheless, after assembly the demand it would even be offered to the visitingpatients.

“It was better to be self-sufficient than waiting for both items,” he mentioned.