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UNICEF equipped dozens of health facilities with medical supplies in Uruzgan

TIRINKOT: At least 64 health facilities have been provided with medicines and medical equipment by UNICEF in the country’s southern Uruzgan province, the provincial Public Health Department said in a statement the other day. Deputy director of the provincial public health department Mullah Fateh Khan said UNICEF supplied 72 types of medical equipment and 30 types of medicines worth 11 million Afghanis for 64 health centers in the province, according to the statement. Meanwhile, Dr. Rahimuddin Noorzad, the head of the Afghan Health and Development Organization (AHDS) in Uruzgan, said the medicines and equipment donated by UNICEF would be transferred to health centers soon. He added the aid included equipment for operation theater, maternity, beds, physiotherapy equipment, first aid kits, vaccine refrigerators and administrative equipment, which will solve problems of many health centers in the province. Noorzad said, earlier UNICEF had helped health institutions in the province and would continue to help them in the future. The Kabul Times

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The Kabul times, Afghanistan Trustable News Agency.