Provincial Minister for Health Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar on Monday ordered initiating departmental action against health practitioners who have been absconding or found guilty in their performance.

He said after the completion of departmental proceedings, these doctors will be called for personal hearing on 02 June. He said in case of failing, further action may be taken against these doctors that may be culminated at termination from their services as well.

Dar, while taking serious notice of disconnection of electricity to various governmental hospitals, has directed the secretary health Sindh to look into the matter and ensure uninterrupted supply of electricity to government hospitals in order to provide relief to the patients and their attendants as well.