Nine doctors promoted as Associate Professors
The Punjab Health Department has promoted nine doctors of Post Graduate Medical Institute (PGMI) as associate professor on regular basis in Grade-19. The doctors who are promoted on the post of associate professor included Dr Rafique Ahmed Basharat (medicine), Dr Abdul Hayye (ophthalmology), Dr Afsar Ali Bhatti and Dr Muhammad Zahid (surgery), Dr Naila Tariq and Dr Farrah Yousaf (Obst & Gynae), Dr Altaf Qadir Khan (psychiatry) and Dr Rozina Jaffer (Pathology). On the regularization of their services, the doctors have been allowed to continue their duties on the present place of posting.
Meanwhile, office-bearers of Medical Teachers Association Prof Dr Israr Ahmed and Prof Dr Sikandar Hayat Gondal congratulated the doctors on their promotion. Offices of DISCOs to remain open on Sunday: Offices of all power distribution companies (DISCOs) will remain open on Sunday (March 31) till evening.
Federal Secretary Water and Power, Sikandar Rai and WAPDA Chairman Syed Raghib Abbas Shah on Saturday notified that the offices of all power distributions companies will remain open on Saturday and Sunday (March 30 & 31) for clearence of electricity dues of contesting candidates for the upcoming general elections.—APP