To get the problems of doctors of Sindh especially in present pandemic of coronavirus a meeting of Joint Action Committee of doctors of Sindh, Joint Action Committee Pakistan Medical Association Sindh and Young Doctors Association Sindh was held on video link.

Dr Pir Manzoor Ali, Provincial General Secretary of PMA, Chairman of the Young Doctors Association Dr Omar Sultan, Dr Muhammad Khan Shar, Dr Abdul Razzaq Rajpar, Dr Yasin Omani, Dr Mehboob Nunnari attended the meeting.

The meeting discussed the problems and difficulties being faced by the doctors of Sindh in detail.

The participants of the meeting pointed out the worst condition for the doctors and paramedical staff to perform duty where they had risk of their lives as doctors had not been provided protective equipments for treating the coronavirus patients. They said that the government had failed to resolve the problems of the doctors and paramedical staff. They said that doctors were deprived of basic facilities and no any special package and facilities to the doctors dealing with Corona patients were announced by the government. They termed the attitude of the government as condemnable. The meeting decided that doctors, nurses and paramedical staff would go to hospitals on April 6 but they would not perform their duties unless they would be provided safety kits and facilities.

Copyright Business Recorder, 2020