Sindh CM constitutes Judicial Commission on Thar situation

Source:  Samaa Published in Politics on Monday, February 8, 2016

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Sunday constituted a two-member Judicial Commission to hold an inquiry into health situation in Tharparkar district.

A statement here on Sunday said that the Chief Minister taking serious view of the situation in Tharparkar said that his government has taken practical measures for poverty alleviation in Tharparkar.

“I have improved health service, upgraded BHUs, dispensaries and taluka hospitals by providing them equipment, and have doubled the budget of medicines even then the media reports say that infant deaths are on the rise which is disturbing me,” he said.

Qaim Ali Shah directed Chief Secretary Siddique Memon to constitute a Judicial Commission under Justice (retd) Ghulam Sarwar Korai and retired District and Sessions Judge Arjun Ram as member to probe over all situation prevailing in Tharparkar.

The commission would probe the deaths of children,impact of government measures taken so far and suggest further requirements, if any, and also point out any shortfall in the implementation of government efforts/policy within 15 days.

The commission would start its work from Monday so that it could complete the probe within the given time.

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