Sahiwal (Dawn Updates– November 7, 2019 – Aqeel Ashfaq) Principal Sahiwal Medical College Dr. Zahid Kamal Siddiqui has said that setting up a day care center in a hospital is a very good job for women, where the the women are doing jobs. Improved care environments are being provided so that they can contribute more than men in national development.
He expressed these views while addressing the inaugural function of the first day care center across the district here at Government Haji Abdul Qayyum Hospital.
On this occasion, Commissioner Income Tax Sahiwal Zone Asif Rasool, Sheikh Mohammad Chauhan, district in-charge of the Chief Minister’s Complaint Cell, Chairman PHA Chaudhry Ali Shakur, MS Dr Furqan Hassan, eminent psychiatrist Dr Abdul Rashid, Associate Professor Dr. Nisar Ahmed, Dr. Zahid Sattar, Dr. Sajida Nisar, Dr. Akhtar Mehboob, Dr. Zubair Ahmed and Dr. Harem Farooqui, the focal person of the day care center, Dr. Qarat Mujahid, besides doctors, para-medical staff, nurses and social figures of the city were present.
He said that the participation of women has led to a significant increase in the pace of economic development of the country and a change in the social mindset is essential to empower women economically.
Establishment of a day care center at Government Haji Abdul Qayyum will be further expanded in the coming days and will soon be implemented at the District Headquarters Teaching Hospital so that the employed women could be facilated. Be free from worry and perform your duties.
The center can accommodate children between the ages of 3 months to 4 years who have come to the care as well as a Montessori teacher has been appointed, said Dr. Quret Mujahid, focal person at the daycare center so that education and training can be started at a young age.