Minister: (Needy people to get free treatment under NHP: Aftab)

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmad has said that Prime Minister has given new year gift to the poor people by launching National Health Programme.

Speaking at a function in Attock on Sunday, he said under this programme, deserving and needy people suffering from serious diseases will be able to get free medical treatment at public and private hospitals of the country.

He said PML-N government is focusing special attention to overcome energy crisis and eliminate terrorism from the country. He said peace has been restored in 90 percent area of the country as a result of determined efforts by the government and the armed forces.