KARACHI: Docs in authorities hospitals throughout Sindh continued their strike for a fourth straight day on Saturday, regardless of the provincial authorities accepting their calls for to boost their pay and allowances.
The Out Affected person Division (OPD) in hospitals throughout Sindh, together with Karachi’s Jinnah, Civil Hospital and Nationwide Institute of Cardiovascular Ailments are closed at present owing to the strike.
On Wednesday, the docs resumed their strike stating, they need the Sindh authorities to subject a notification for the pay elevate or they may proceed their strike.
The docs had demanded that their salaries be matched with these working in authorities hospitals in Punjab. That they had withdrawn their strike after the federal government assured them of assembly their calls for, nonetheless, no official notification has been issued but.
The strike has resulted in hundreds of sufferers going through difficulties and having to resort to searching for therapy at non-public hospitals.
Furthermore, OPDs in different authorities hospitals throughout the province together with Thatta, Jacobabad and different cities additionally remained closed at present with sufferers going through difficulties.