ISLAMABAD: Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Aamer Mehmood Kiani has pledged to support all citizens of the country, including Afghan refugees to have access to better health services.
He said that the provision of standard health facilities and reforms in public sector health institutions was the top priority of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf led government. "We are committed to providing better healthcare facilities to everyone irrespective of their backgrounds," he said. Kiani stated this in a meeting at UNHCR office on Friday.
The minister said that Afghan refugees both men and women, were being trained as paramedics at relevant Islamabad based institutions.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 5th, 2019.