SRINAGAR – Lauding the role of the doctors in ensuring quality health care facilities to the people, the Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Law and Parliamentary Affairs, Mr. Ali Mohammad Sagar has said that it was due to their tireless efforts that the State has been adjudged as number one in providing better health care facilities.
The Minister was speaking at a function organized by the Health department at JLNM Hospital, Rainawari, Srinagar. Director Health Services, Kashmir, Dr. Saleem-ur-Rehman, Deputy Director Health Services Kashmir, Chief Medical Officer, Srinagar, Medical Superintendent JLNM Hospital and other senior doctors and para medical staff were present.
The Minister said that it has been endeavor of the Government to ensure that the people get quality health services and the same has been acknowledged in a recent survey conducted at a national level by one of the leading organizations. He said that the health sector is one of the priority sectors and measures have already been initiated to improve the facilities being made available at different health institutions in the State.
Mr. Sagar also gave away mementoes to the officials who had superannuated recently in the health department particularly those of JLNM. He also gave away certificates to the employees of the JLNM hospital who have rendered outstanding performance while discharging their professional duties.
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