Temporary doctors in Gilgit Baltistan demand regular jobs, threaten to go on strike

Sep 04, 2019

Gilgit Baltistan, Sep 03, 2019: Doctors in Gilgit Baltistan have launched an anti-government campaign as they allege step-motherly treatment for years now. Recently, doctors serving temporarily held a conference in Gilgit to demand their rights. Many of these doctors are working extra hours without any remuneration. They are now demanding permanent payrolls of the government. Despite being part of a reputed profession, they are finding it extremely hard to make their ends meet.