Doctors to get leave for training on rotational basis

SRINAGAR: The government on Sunday said that the doctors would be allowed to leave for training purpose on rotational basis.
A government spokesman quoting health minister, Choudhary Lal Singh said that an initiative has been taken to allow doctors to leave for training purposes by rotation and assured that every hospital in each constituency will be developed as modern hospital with all modern facilities available.
Maintaining that health was the top most priority sector of government, Singh asked concerned authorities to ensure further improvement by providing modern facilities in every health institution of the state.
The minister was addressing after inaugurating new C. T plant at G B Pant hospital.
He said that G. B Pant hospital being the only health institution of paediatrics in the valley deserved special attention, adding that more such machinery and modern gadgets would be planted in the health during current fiscal.
The minister said government is putting all out efforts to further improvement system by providing infrastructure and human resource to rural and urban areas. The minister also had a meeting with hospital administration and received a brief from Medical Superintendent, Shafaqat Kahn.
The minister expressed satisfaction about the improvement in working culture of the hospital. However he urged upon them to work with more dedication and coordination as working in hospital is paramount to machinery work.
The minister also gave away awards to the security and safaiwalas who have performed satisfactory job in concerned fields during the month. The minister assured that all officials’ performance shall be rewarded likewise.
Referring to the government commitment of developing transparency in the system the Minister directed for e-tendering in every construction work and purchase of medicines and equipments.