The Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar, on the first day of the new year, has announced a major relief for ad hoc doctors and other staff of the Primary & Secondary Healthcare Department and directed the concerned authorities to extend their contract by one year. The Chief Minister said that this initiative will provide relief to thousands of ad hoc doctors and other staff in a real manner. The Chief Minister has also directed to ensure the timely disbursement of the salaries of ad hoc doctors and other staff. He also directed to remove all the hurdles besides taking prompt measures in the way of disbursement of salaries to the doctors of Primary & Secondary Health.
He said that the incumbent government is fully aware about the problems of ad hoc doctors who are serving ailing humanity. The PTI government will leave no stone unturned in resolving the problems of doctors in future as well and would take all necessary steps for the betterment of the health sector.