LAHORE - The Young Nurses Association (YNA) continued its strike at OPD and Operation Theatres of tertiary care hospitals in Lahore on Tuesday, causing huge difficulties to the visiting patients and their attendants.

Nurses stayed away from all departments except Emergency and staged demonstrations at major hospitals in Lahore to press for the demand of Dr Ashar Raza’s suspension, who is allegedly involved in harassment of a nurse at ICU of Jinnah Hospital. The protesting nurses also chanted slogans against the administration. The YNA leadership has also vowed to continue their protest till suspension of the harassing doctor.