DPRK Premier Inspects Central and Provincial Emergency Anti-epidemic Headquarters

Pyongyang, February 11 (KCNA) — Kim Jae Ryong, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, member of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and premier of the Cabinet, inspected the emergency anti-epidemic headquarters in Pyongyang, South Phyongan Province, North Hwanghae Province and Nampho City.

The central, provincial, city and county emergency anti-epidemic headquarters are actively conducting the work for preventing epidemics.

At the Central Emergency Anti-epidemic Headquarters he held a consultative meeting at which he underlined the need for every panel to enhance its responsibility and role decisively and meticulously exercise guidance and control over works for thoroughly conducting inspection and quarantine in the border passing spots and strictly keeping anti-epidemic discipline.

He learned in details about the anti-epidemic work at the emergency anti-epidemic headquarters in South Phyongan Province, North Hwanghae Province and Nampho City on the spots, and said that all officials should bear in mind that it is an important work concerning on the state’s security and people’s lives to check the novel coronavirus infection and make full preparations for rapidly coping with it.

He underscored the need to make the full conditions for isolation and medical treatment and provide medicines and conduct inspection and quarantine strictly. He took measures on thoroughly preventing the epidemic. -0-