Rawalpindi- Government of Punjab is seeking approval to appoint 200 ladies sanitary patrol in connection with  anti dengue campaign.

Health department Rawalpindi had sought permission from the government of Punjab for recruitment of 200 ladies sanitary patrol for conducting door to door surveillance, vaccination besides creating awareness among the people during anti dengue campaign. DCO Rawalpindi has directed health department Rawalpindi to take immediate steps for enrolment of these ladies sanitary patrol besides sending him report in this regard.

Sources said the recruitment process will start within next few days and at least matric pass ladies will be appointed against this post at union council level. Earlier permission was granted to district health department to recruit 100 ladies for sanitary patrol on contract for three months but only 46 ladies sanitary patrol could be appointed despite the posts were advertised in the newspapers.