Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that restrictions related
to mask would be eased once a good number of the country's population is
He was addressing the media during his visit to the special vaccination
centre set up at the Government College University Lahore. Vice Chancellor
Prof. Dr. Asghar Zaidi was also present.
The governor said that all teachers and students would be vaccinated for
which special vaccination centres were being set up by the Health
Department in other universities as well.
He said student should not adhere to misinformation being spread on social
media about the vaccination as all eminent doctors and scientists across
the world had a consensus on vaccination.
The governor said he and his wife participated in the trials of CanSino
Vice Chancellor Prof. Asghar Zaidi that 95pc teaching and non-teaching
staff members had been vaccinated and now students were being vaccinated.
He also laid stress on fighting misconceptions and disinformation about
vaccine through affirmative measures such as the vaccination centre at GCU
He said that students who didn't receive their registration code can also
come to the centre and get vaccinated through their student card.
District Primary and Secondary Department Ataka Butt said female's students
are more concerned about their health, and they appeared in large number at
the special centre.