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President Alvi Addresses Health Symposium

President Dr. Arif Alvi says government is taking all necessary steps to improve the health sector.

Addressing a health symposium organized at PIMS in Islamabad, he said social cushions like health cards will bring about a visible change in the lives of people as they will not have to worry for expenditures during any illness.

The President said medicine is a noble profession that serves the humanity and social standing of doctors needs to be improved.

He emphasized the importance of medical research for improving the healthcare sector.

The President appreciated the role of Health Minister Amir Mehmood Kayani for bringing visible improvements in his ministry.

He also congratulated the administration and staff of PIMS for expanding the facilities at hospital.