By The Nation
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Deputy prime ministers, other ministers and related authorities also joined the meeting at Santi Maitree building.
The Cabinet had approved the Public Health Ministry’s proposal to enroll government employees as special officers to deal with the virus crisis.
Doctors, nurses, pharmacists, medical technicians and public health officers under the government are expected to join the ministry, which currently has a staff of 160,000 people.