LAHORE - Punjab Health Department has promoted 1,211 nurses awaiting promotion for the long time in BS-17.

Advisor to Punjab Chief Minister Health Kh Salman Rafiq said that Health Department has promoted nurses as head nurses on such a large scale for the first time.

He said that Chief Minister Punjab had especially directed to create new vacancies of 1,500 nurses that has made promotion possible.

Secretary Health Jawad Rafiq Malik said that working paper has been prepared for promotion of another 500 nurses. He said that these nurses would be promoted after completion of necessary documents and ACRs.