KARACHI: House Officers of Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) on Monday staged a protest demonstration outside the Medical Superintendent’s office and also boycotted OPDs in protest against non-payment of their three-month stipend. They chanted slogans against Mayor Karachi, MS Abbasi Shaheed Hospital and other authorities KMC. Over 100 house officers working in Abbasi Shaheed Hospital in three shifts have not been paid their stipends for three months. The protesting doctors said different pretexts were given when they asked about their salaries. He informed that issue of house officers’ stipend would be resolved soon.
Source: Pakistan Today March 18, 2019 14:48 UTC