Health ministry issues new rules for burial of bodies infected with coronavirus


Photo: ISLAMABAD: The ministry of health has issued a new document to ensure precautionary measures are followed while handling the bodies of suspected or confirmed cases of coronavirus. The federal government’s document aims to “provide management guidelines to the families, healthcare providers, managers of health facilities and mortuaries, religious and public health authorities, and to all those who attend to the dead bodies of individuals suspected or confirmed for COVID-19”.