SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 04 – Minister for Health and Medical Education, ARI and Trainings, Ch. Lal Singh Wednesday termed paramedics, especially pharmacists as backbone of the State’s health sector.
Interacting with a delegation of Government Pharmacist’s Association, which called on him here today, the Minister assured the delegation that all their grievances would be addressed on priority basis.
The delegation appealed the Minister to look into their grievances.
The association appealed the Minister that there should be a provision for the promotion of junior pharmacists to the other senior positions or block or district pharmacy officer level positions in the health department. The association demanded that the government should announce the inclusion of Pharmacists into the Pharmacy Council of Jammu and Kashmir, which according to them would streamline the health sector of the State.