KARACHI: Health Department Sindh has authorized the medical superintendents of public sectors hospitals and other relevant officials to hold Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC) meeting for the promotion of clerical ministerial staff and paramedical staff in Sindh.
This was informed through a circulare issued to the Director General Health Services Hyderabad, Executive Director Officer Health Karachi, Director National Institute of Child Health, Executive Director Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center, District Health Officers, Medical Superintendents, Principals and Director, Malaria Control Program Sindh.
The circular issued with subject: Holding of DPC meeting for promotion to the clerical ministerial staff/paramedical staff in Sindh. The circular directed officials to finalize the pending cases of promotion of all the categories from BPS-1 to BPS-15 under your administrative control/competency to seniority list as per APT Rules 1974 as soon as possible, under intimation to this Secretariat.
Spokesman All Sindh People’s Paramedical Staff Welfare Association Liaquat Mastoi welcomed the decision of provincial health department and termed it a good news for paramedics waiting for promotions since last five years.
He said authorizing the medical superintendents and heads of public hospitals for promotion of employees is a bold step of health department. He said these kinds of decisions were made by health secretaries in the past.