HAFIZABAD- Minister of State for Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar has declared that inefficient, indifferent and corrupt personnel working in the hospitals will be dealt with sternly for ensuring provision of prompt and better healthcare to the patients.

She was addressing a meeting in the DCO Office here which was attended among others by MPAs - Malik Fayyaz Ahmad Awan, Ch Asadullah Arain, Additional District Collector Noman Hafeez, EDO (Health) Dr Naseer Kahlon, DHQ Hospital MS Dr Shahid Farooq, ACs Hafizabad Umar Farooq Warraich and Pindi Bhattian Yasir Bhatti on Monday.

Saira Afzal Tarar said that vacant posts in the hospital were being filled in so that to ensure better functioning of the govt hospitals. She further said that the govt was pooling all its resources to provide better healthcare to people in all public sector hospitals.

The state minister said that medicines were being provided in the hospitals and it was upto the doctors and paramedical staff to prove themselves people-friendly and perform their duties honestly, politely and efficiently to serve the ailing humanity. She directed the officers concerned to show zero tolerance to work shirker and corrupt personnel without any discrimination.