Health emergency in hospitals

Sindh Health Minister Dr Sagheer Ahmed has declared emergency in hospitals keeping in view Eid holidays and forecast of heavy rains.

According to announcement here Friday, he has directed Secretary Health to ensure presence of required staff and doctors in casualty of hospitals so as to cope with any emergency or possible eventuality.

Dr Sagheer also instructed the EDOs Health and medical superintendents of hospitals to ensure running of casualty department of their respective health facilities with effectiveness throughout Eid holidays.

He asked the authorities to display duty schedule of doctors at prominent place for the convenience of patients.

The minister warned that no slackness would be tolerated in this regard.