Govt to make thalassemia test mandatory for marrying couples: Dr Yasmin

By: News Desk
Published: 05:59 PM, 4 Mar, 2022
Dr Yasmin Rashid
Caption: Dr Yasmin Rashid
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Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid Friday said that the government was set to enact a law to make thalassemia test mandatory for couples before marriage, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

In an interview with the 24NewsHD channel, the health minister said that the enactment of such a law was very important.

“This hereditary disease thalassemia can be prevented if it is timely diagnosed,” she said.

Reporter: Azmat Awan

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