Published On: Tue, Jun 11th, 2019
Published in Category: Government / Health / Islamabad

Govt taking steps for ensuring progress in health sector: Dr Zafar

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ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister for National Health Services Dr Zafar Mirza says the government is fully determined to development of the health sector for ensuring quality healthcare facilities to the masses.

Addressing the ceremony of national nutrition survey in Islamabad on Monday, he said the health policy is being focused through considering the sustainable development goals. He said the sustainable development agenda is interconnected and interdependent.

He said addressing the root cause of underline determinants regarding malnutrition and contamination of water is of vital importance to get rid of health related issues.

He said the lady health workers will also have to be made more proactive to achieve developmental goals in the health sector.

Dr Zafar Mirza said the government is undertaking revolutionary steps for ensuring progress in the health sector. He said investing in the human capital is of fundamental importance.