Nawaz Sharif became “Naya Pakistan Qaumi Sehat Card” holder
Islamabad: PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif along with a member of his family became eligible for the health card but the Punjab Health Department is unaware of the former Prime Minister’s health card.
After the issuance of health card, now Nawaz Sharif can also get treatment up to Rs. 1 million annually through health card service. Mian Nawaz Sharif as the head of the family is authorized to treat one more person. If more than Rs. 1 million is required for the treatment, the special committee will also arrange it.
The Punjab Health Department and the CEO of the Punjab Health Initiative Management Company are also unaware of this.
Provincial Health Minister Dr Yasmeen Rashid said that Nawaz Sharif is also a Pakistani citizen and his health card has also been issued but He is not here. If he returns to Pakistan, he will also be provided a card, she added.
We have created an app for health card related complaints. All the complaints are being looked into by PHMIC.
Dr. Yasmeen Rashid said that 30% of the population started using the card.
The Provincial Health Minister added that the majority citizens pay taxes, the taxpayers should get the facility of health card too.