KARACHI - Sindh Health Minister Dr Sagheer Ahmed has said the notification for the allowances of nurses has been issued. Nursing instructors (BS-18) will get Rs4,000 per month, nursing sister (BS-17) Rs4,000 per month, staff nurse (BS-16) Rs6,000, lady health visitors (BS-9) Rs2,000, midwives (BS-6) Rs2,000. Besides casualty allowance would be Rs2,000, rural incentives Rs2,000 hard work allowance Rs2,000. The minister said that student nurse stipend has been enhanced from Rs2,000 to Rs6,860, people midwives from Rs1,730 to Rs3,820, student lady health visitors from Rs1,625 to Rs3,240. All allowances and enhancements are applicable from April 1.