ISLAMABAD: The district well being staff have introduced to head on strike in Islamabad to protest towards the non-payment of COVID-19 possibility allowance and made up our minds to organise a protest on the F-9 mass vaccination centre on Wednesday (nowadays), ARY Information reported.
The district well being staff introduced to close federally-administered vaccination centres to protest towards non-payment of Covid possibility allowance. They added that docs, LHV, LHW, supervisors and nurses won’t sign up for the tasks nowadays.
The workers of the district well being division mentioned that the federal government is paying Covid allowances to medical institution staff, however the staff of the district well being division have been totally not noted. They demanded the federal government to offer them with the Covid possibility allowances from July 2020 to July 2021.
Alternatively, the District Well being Officer (DHO) Islamabad appealed to the well being division staff to not pass on strike as it’s going to impact the continued COVID-19 vaccination marketing campaign. The DHO mentioned that the calls for of the workers have been forwarded to the well being ministry and the government will settle for their simply calls for.
It’s pertinent to say right here that the well being staff of Islamabad’s executive hospitals are already on strike since Monday towards the non-release of the COVID-19 possibility allowance.
The docs and the paramedic body of workers of PIMS, Polyclinic, CDA, FGH and others close down Outpatient Departments (OPDs) in protest to drive the government for early launch of COVID-19 possibility allowance to them.