In Pakistan, the profession of nursing has become a taboo for no apparent reason. Consequently, due to the stigma attached to nursing, many parents are reluctant to send their daughters to join this profession.
Not only in Karachi, but recently, Saida Waheed FMH College of Nursing (SWCON) in Lahore, celebrated International Nurses and Midwives Day 2016 at the General Attique-ur-Rehman Auditorium of Fatima Memorial Hospital.
We are two girls in our last year of O’ levels. At the beginning of our term, we had a new male teacher of about 30 years. He is very graceful and humorous and often cracks jokes in class, so we all enjoy his classes.