Grand Health Alliance protest continues for 30th day
KARACHI: Deadlock between Sindh government and Grand Health Alliance sustained and OPD of Jinnah hospital has been shut completely. Protest by health alliance has entered its 30th day today and patients have been left in misery.
Patients awaiting health services requested Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah to resolve issue as soon as possible adding that patients have been suffering hard in this situation. On other hand, protestors have claimed to continue strike till their demands are met and will keep demonstrating outside Karachi Press Club. Healthcare workers again threatened to march towards Chief Minister’s House if their demands are not met.
A four-member committee including Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon, Local Government Minister Syed Nasir Shah, Secretary Health and Secretary Finance was formed but negotiations have failed to reach any conclusion.
Published in The Daily National Courier, November, 15 2022