LAHORE: Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmeen Rashid has announced to establish new Child Health University after up gradation of Child Complex Lahore. The basic purpose to make this university is to conduct research about different issues related to child health. She announced after chairing the syndicate meeting of Faisalabad Medical University. Vice Chancellor and all faculty members were also there in the syndicate meeting. All administrative matter and developmental projects of the university were discussed in the meeting.
Health Minister Dr. Yasmeen Rashid has further said on this occasion that AIDS control centers will be established in all districts of Punjab. Shelter homes for the attendants of patients are being established with the help of donors. It is very good sign of Punjab government to provide the maximum budget for social sectors. Nine new hospitals including five child and mothers hospitals will be established in different cities of Punjab. Basic initiatives to protect the life of mother and child during pregnancy is taken. Dr. Yasmin Rashid has said that Sehat Insaf Cards will be distributed soon in Faisalabad and Jhang. The budget of two billion is announced for Sehat Insaf Cards. New board of Punjab Healthcare Commission is constituted to improve its professional performance. The anti-polio campaign will be made 100 percent successful in respective areas of Punjab. Health supervisors and health workers are directed to ensure dispency of polio drops at every house by visiting.