Doctors stage protest outside KPC for promotions, regularisation


KARACHI: Joint Action Committee comprising of various doctor organisations including Pakistan Medical Association, Sindh Doctors Ittehad and Sindh Central Doctors Forum organised a protest in front of Karachi Press Club (KPC) here on Friday, demanding promotion and regularisation.

The protest was led by, Pakistan Medical Association Karachi President Dr. Nisar Ali Shah, Dr Ali Thallo and Dr Rasheed Lakho.

After Friday prayer, the protesters gathered at the site, holding placards and banners inscribed with their demands. They also chanted slogans against the concerned authorities.

As many as 50 doctors including both permanent and contractual basis came from different districts of Sindh and gathered at the KPC. They demanded of the Sindh government to increase their salaries and regularise their jobs.