The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has asked everyone to contact its hotline numbers if any critical Covid-19 patient cannot be admitted to a public or private hospital.
The directorate made the request today in an office order signed by its Additional Director General (Administration) Professor Dr Nasima Sultana.
"If a critical Covid-19 patient cannot be admitted to the hospital, then the authority or relatives of the patient will have to contact the DGHS control room immediately. The control room will coordinate the admission and treatment of the patient," the DGHS letter reads.
The DGHS hotline numbers for critical coronavirus patient are 01313-3791130, 01313-3791138, 01313-3791139 and 01313-791140.