Persons who suffer from heart disease, strokes, diabetes and other lifestyle illnesses are urged to make the necessary arrangements with the police, just in case they have an attack during the nighttime curfew hours.
This morning Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan explained that while he expected a common sense approach from police in handling emergencies of this nature, the onus was on the person to ensure that all was put in place.
The minister was speaking at a non communicable disease symposium, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel
PLAY AUDIO : Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan
Minister Khan also said that anyone with a health emergency during 9pm to 5am should request a police escort to the nearest hospital.