SAHIWAL : Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif yesterday addressed officers of District Sahiwal through video link and directed them to serve the public with devotion.

The chief minister took exception to the miserable condition of DHQ Hospital Sahiwal and constituted a committee headed by Punjab Zakat and Usher Minister Malik Nadeem Kamran. Shehbaz Sharif also took notice of alleged corruption in repair to generator and ordered an inquiry against the concerned officials and contractor. It has been learnt that the total of cost of generator was rs3.5 million while the management has showed Rs3.4 million in the head of repair in the record. The chief minister also expressed displeasure to the Sahiwal DCO for not visiting the DHQ Hospital and directed him to make regular surprise visit to the hospital to ensure better governance.  Later, Provincial minister Malik Nadeem Kamran stated that the facility of free CT scan has been started in the DHQ Hospital, adding that under directives of the chief minister, CT Scan facility would be provide free in all hospitals of Punjab. He said that a new CT Scan machine would be provided to the DHQ Hospital Sahiwal soon.