5 Dental Surgeons were terminated from different hospitals of Chitral. According to notification of Secretary to the Government of NWFP Health Department services of 5 Dental Surgeons were terminated after completion of their contract.
Those who were terminated from service are Dr. Qasim, Dr,Irshad Ahmad, Dr. Ikramullah they were serving in District Headquarters Hospital Chitral Dr . Walayat Khan Tehsil Headquarters Hospital Garamchishma and Dr. Ijaz Ahmad of THQ Hospital Drosh. While one Dr. Muhibuddin had been selected earlier and posted as Dental Surgeon at Rural Health Center Koghuzi.
Talking to this scribe Executive District Officer Health Chitral Dr. Sher Qayum disclosed that I have already sent a summary to Secretary Health for renewal of contract of these Dental Surgeons. Because these overburden hospital can,t run without Dental Surgeon.
Meanwhile social and political Circle of Chitral have demanded from high ups of health Department for renewal contract of these Dental Surgeons as the public suffering due to non availability of Dental Surgeon