Dr Rouhani in a phone call with the Minister of Health
Provincial anti-coronavirus task forces in some cities where cases have grown must double efforts/ Emphasis on monitoring by the Ministry of Health on the strict implementation national task force resolutions
The President instructed the Minister of Health and Medical Education to intensify activities and monitor the provincial anti-coronavirus task forces in two provinces and several cities where the number of people infected with coronavirus has increased, to curb the growing trend of the virus
In a telephone conversation with the Minister of Health on Sunday, Dr Hassan Rouhani received a report on the latest situation of COVID-19 disease in the country, and emphasized, "In areas where we are witnessing some growth due to the lack of strict observance of health protocols, the provincial task forces must step up their efforts to stop the growth of the virus with the cooperation of governor-generals and heads of medical universities".
Referring to the reopening of crowded centers, holy places and holy shrines, as well as the activity of offices with full capacity from next week, Dr Rouhani said, "It is necessary to fully comply with health protocols and cooperate with the managers of these centers, and the Ministry of Health must have strict and continuous monitoring of this issue on its agenda".
The President continued, "Care, close monitoring and continuous information should continue so that with the recent reopening of some centers and businesses, as well as the resumption of activities of crowded centers, the downward trend does not stop".
At the same phone call, Minister of Health and Medical Education Dr Saeed Namaki presented a complete report on the situation of COVID-19 disease in the country and emphasized, "Fortunately, with people's cooperation in observing health protocol, we see a declining slope of coronavirus throughout the country".