LAHORE: The Punjab government has regularised more than 52,000 workers of National Program for Family Planning (Lady Health Workers Program) yesterday.

The regularised employees include LHWs, LHSs, Accounts Supervisors and drivers. Regularization orders have been issued which would be implemented from July 2012.

Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Kh Salman Rafiq distributed regularization orders among the office bearers of Lady Health Workers Association Punjab.  Secretary Primary and Secondary Health Punjab Ali Jan Khan, DG Health Dr Mukhtar Husain Syed, Additional DG Health IRMNCH program Dr Nusrat Jabeen, Additional Secretary Health Adnan Zafar and other officers were present.–Staff Reporter