June 23, 2022

PIMS strike ends amidst another round of assurances

Islamabad: The employees of the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences announced an end to their ongoing strike here on Wednesday after Minister for Health Abdul Qadir Patel assured them the PIMS will continue to be a public sector entity; its employees will continue to retain their status as civil servants; and the PIMS Bill 2022 would be passed by the Senate on Monday, after incorporation of the proposed amendments.“Using a constitutional route, our government has rescued the people of...