KARACHI: Sindh government on Tuesday decided to launch an emergency service as of Punjabs rescue 1122 in the province.

A meeting was held in Karachi under the supervision of Sindh Chief Secretary in which it was decided to initiate an emergency service as of Punjabs rescue 1122.

However, the emergency service will initially be started in Karachi.

The meeting was attended by the officials of provincial disaster management, finance, revenue and other departments.

It was also decided within the meeting that initially 31 centers will be constructed in Karachi which will provide assistance in case of any emergency situations.

The summary of emergency services 2019 act will be sent to Sindh CM for approval within two days.