Provincial Minister for Primary and Secondary Healthcare Khawaja Imran Nazir has said that health department is ready to regularize School health and Nutrition supervisor but for the regular job of grade 17, they will have to pass the NTS examination first. He said that Nutrition supervisor has already loss their case in court. Even then the Department has full sympathy with the nutrition supervisors and PSHD is ready to provide them more than one chances to pass NTS exams for regularization.
Khawaja Imran Nazir expressed these views while responding the Protest and sit-in (dharna) of Health and Nutrition supervisors on faisal chowk mall road. Health Minister said that Protest on Faisal Chowk is a violation of the Lahore High Court decision. He said that instead of blackmailing the Government through Protest they should focus on their preparation for competition Exams. Minister expressed his concern that their protest creates traffic problems for citizen and department will not encourage these traditions. He said that school supervisors should prepare for the test according to the syllabus designed by the Department, after passing the NTS examination, they will be regularized. However, their jobs will continue on contract basis in case of failure of any candidate. He said that the health department has already sent a summary in this regard. Imran Nazir assured that no one is being layoff from his job.