Dr. Alvi clarifies the accusations against him concerning the N-95 mask
9th April 2020 (GNP): Dr. Alvi after wearing an N-95 mask at a meeting sparked serious criticism especially when doctors in Quetta were demanding protective gear and were thrashed by the police. To clarify, Dr. Alvi in a statement mentions that the mask was given to him in China and that he strongly believes and is aware of misuse and wastage. He further said that the mask has been re-used regularly until the string was broken. He stated that he is now wearing a regular mask and belives in equal billing (GNP).