It is bounden duty of doctors to serve the ailing humanity with missionary zeal, DCO Mansoor Qadir said here.

Addressing newly-appointed male and female doctors in the district, he said that they should attend to their patients politely and patiently to ensure better services. He said that to save human life was a great worship. He said that the newly-appointed young doctors should ensure better service delivery to improve the image of medical profession and get the blessings of Almighty Allah. He told them that the present government was providing all sorts of facilities and free medicines in the government hospitals for ensuring better healthcare to the patients and it was up to the doctors to come up to the expectations of the government by rendering best possible treatment to their patients.

Prominent among those who were present at the function included DO Health Dr Mumtaz Ahmad and DHQ Hospital MS Dr Irshad Ahmad Chattha.