Health Sector is an Essential Sector must be focused: Dr. Azra Pechuho

Karachi, September 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Health and Population Welfare Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho has said that health sector is an essential service and this sector should be kept on top priority. This she said while presiding over a meeting of Health Department, Population Welfare, Works and Services and other stake holders here in her office on Wednesday.

Additional Chief Secretary Dr. Muhammad Usman Chachar, Secretary Population Welfare Laiq Ahmed, Secretary Works and Services Abdul Rahim Shaikh and representatives of PWD and other Departments also attended the meeting. On this occasion Additional Chief Secretary Dr. Muhammad Usman Chachar briefed the Provincial Health Minister regarding SNE of Trauma Centre and other development schemes going on in Sindh health Department.

Provincial Minister Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho directed timely completion of Trauma Centre, BIUT Nawabshah, MNCH Nawabshah. She added ‘ We should focus on renovation and rehabilitation of health facilities because these are the main and nearest source of health facilities to the people’. On this occasion the Provincial Minister Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuho suggested to build apartments for residential purposes instead of bungalows/ houses for medical staff in order to save money and space as well.

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