Health Services hit by FMPHW strike

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JAMMU, JUNE 12: With support of various social and political sections of society the Protest Dharna’s of FMPHWs entered to 30th day.  The Act of Lathi Charge especially on protesting Female Multipurpose Workers of Family Welfare Department was strongly condemned by various sections of society.

While addressing the protesting FMPHWs today here at Madam Shashi Bala Memorial Park, DHS Complex Jammu Sushil Sudan expanded full support and assured that JKMEF and all the affiliated associations of Health Department would fight for the cause of FMPHWs till achieving any concrete goal. The venue of protest Dharnas have been shifted from CMO Office to District Hospitals of Jammu Province.

Health Services at Govt. Hospital Gandhi Nagar, Sarwal, LRPU Gangyal and other Major-Minor health institutions in the Division remained paralyzed. Complete strike was observed thought the Division and the same will continue as per the schedule given by the core committee.

Others who were present and addressed today include  Smt Neelam Kumari (Secy. Gen FMPHW Welfare Association), Pawan Jamwal, Jarnail Choudhary, Ch. Aslam Bhai, Shafqat Hussain, Bharat Bhushan, Parfullat Singh,  Harpal Singh, Jaswinder Singh, , Kulraj bittu, Anoop Singh, Yougal Bakshi, Rekha Rani, Soma Devi, Nirmal Kour, Suriya Bano, Kavita, Meena Devi, Savita, Promila, Mamta, Shafqat Hussain, Bahadur Singh, Vishal Patil and Dalip Kumar.