KARACHI, Tuesday, April 19, 2011: Sindh Finance Department has approved the funds required for the promotion of 1,362 doctors of grade-18 and 19 under a four tier formula forwarded to it by the health department.
Sources in the health department said on Tuesday that the summary of the required funds had already been approved by Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah. Release of the funds would benefit a total of 1,348 doctors and 14 dentists.
As many as 51 doctors would be promoted to grade-20, 399 to grade-19 and 898 to grade-18.
Two dental surgeons would be promoted to grade-20, 10 to grade-19 and two to grade18. (Associated Press of Pakistan)