Karachi, July 06, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Hon’ble Supreme Court of Pakistan has directed Primary and Secondary Health Care Department, Government of Sindh to submit comprehensive report as to what preventive and curative steps have been taken to fight with menace of aids in Sindh including promotion of awareness within three weeks. The Supreme Court of Pakistan Branch Registry at Lahore passed these orders while hearing Human Rights Case No. 25819-P of 2018 in the matter regarding aids victims of Jalalpur Jattan.
The hon’ble court in its remarks maintained “the issue of aids is not confined only to province of Punjab, rather extends to the whole Pakistan, therefore, we require reports as to what preventive and curative steps have been taken including promotion of awareness.” The Honourable Supreme Court has directed Primary and Secondary Health Care Department, Government of Sindh through Advocate General Sindh to submit the report on the matter.
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Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401