Islamabad: A Spokesman of the Prime Minister’s House has clarified that the convening of the National Health Conference on Dengue Response was aimed at coordination by the Federal Government with the Provinces who will implement their plans according to their own requirements.

The Spokesman said that the coordination with the International Development Agencies including the UN System fully falls within the domain of the Federal Government.

The Spokesman was commenting on Senator Mian Raza Rabbani’s assertion that the holding of National Health Conference on Dengue Response is the violation of the 18th Amendment.

The Spokesman said that the present government holds the Constitution in high esteem and had played an active role in the enactment of the 18th Amendment in the Constitution removing all the deformities brought in by the dictators.

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