Primary and Secondary Healthcare Secretary Punjab Zahid Akhtar Zaman has said that the health sector is in top priorities of the provincial government and he would not tolerate any negligence in provision of best healthcare services to the patients.

He expressed these views while addressing the CEO conference of all District Health Authorities on Friday.

Zahid Akhter Zaman emphasized that all health chief executive officers should ensure the availability of doctors and other staff in all health centers, tehsil and district hospitals.

He further said that to improve field officers’ performance he would meet one by one all CEOs to review their working and to solve issues which they are facing.

Speaking on occasion, Health Services Director General, Dr Munir Ahmed said that measles vaccination campaign in Punjab has been very successful last month, in which more than 20 Million children were vaccinated. He told that according to the third party evaluation report of development partners, coverage report of Measles campaign is more than 95 percent, which is highly appreciable.

Dr Munir Ahmed said that the Punjab government thanked all development partners on their cooperation and support in measles vaccination campaign. He said that it was not possible without the cooperation of development partners.

Addressing the conference, the representatives of development partners praised the performance of Punjab during measles vaccination campaign. Punjab has been ahead of all remaining provinces in recent Measles campaign. They said that Punjab's third party evaluation coverage report is more than 95%, report will be presented soon. At the end, all program managers have presented their presentation on respective program in the conference.