July 24, 2020

Doctors refuse to go to rural areas, minister tells PA

LAHORE : Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid expressed her government’s ‘helplessness’ in posting doctors in rural areas, saying the doctors refused to go there.She expressed these views during a question hour session on the Primary and Secondary Health Department held in the Punjab Assembly on Thursday. While responding to a question of Shazia Abid of PPP, the minister told the House that her ministry managed to post specialist doctors in the villages of a few districts after great...