Health sec­tor given top pri­or­ity as per vi­sion of PM

The Financial Daily - - NATIONAL -

IS­LAM­ABAD: Min­is­ter for Na­tional Health Ser­vices Aamer Mehmood Kiani says health sec­tor is be­ing given fore­most pri­or­ity as per vi­sion of Prime Min­is­ter Im­ran Khan.

Talk­ing to Di­rec­tor Gen­eral of the World Health Or­ga­ni­za­tion Dr Te­dros in Is­lam­abad on Mon­day, he said this year fifty per­cent pop­u­la­tion will ben­e­fit from health card.

He said the health card is be­ing is­sued to those peo­ple who are be­low the poverty line.

Dr Te­dros as­sured his full co­op­er­a­tion in the health depart­ment. The Min­is­ter for Na­tional Health Ser­vices and the DG WHO also vis­ited po­lio emer­gency oper­a­tion cell where they were briefed about the steps taken for elim­i­na­tion of Po­lio. - NNI

KARACHI: CEO Ms. Rukhsar Butt and oth­ers on the oc­ca­sion of the World Women fash­ion in­dus­try PVTof­fice in­au­gu­ra­tion, here at DHA.

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