Health sector our top-most priority: Asiea Naqash
KELLER, (SHOPIAN), OCTOBER 04: Minister for Health and Medical Education, ARI & Trainings, Ch Lal Singh along with Minister of State for Health and Social Welfare, Asiea Naqash today toured South Kashmir districts to review the health scenario.
The Health Minister urged officials to make ‘serving people’ their prime motive. “God has bestowed upon you an important assignment, so you should feel lucky and honored to serve people,” the Minister said this while interacting with officials during his visit to a hospital in South Kashmir.
Mr. Lal Singh said health sector will be upgraded in terms of manpower and equipment. “We are working towards complete revamp and overhaul of the health sector and in due course of time this vital sector will be in best of its shape. Government is committed to turn Jammu and Kashmir into a healthy state,” he said.
The Health Minister said that an effective monitoring mechanism has been put in place to enforce accountability and transparency in implementation of health schemes and delivery of services.