All contractual nurses to be regularized in Punjab

Chandigarh/May 5
All the contractual Health Female workers (ANMs) who have completed three years of service, will be regularized by Punjab government in coming days.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal took the decision to regularize ANMs on Saturday evening after a meeting with a 10-member deputation of Contract Multi Purpose Health Workers (Female) Union.
“All the Auxiliary Nurses Midwives (ANMs) will be adjusted positively besides, their all other genuine demands would also be considered on priority,” Badal said.
Badal directed the Principal Secretary Health Vini Mahajan to immediately chalk out the modalities to regularize these health workers against all the 1154 vacant posts in the Health Department and for the adjustment of the remaining take up the matter with Government of India (GoI) for early creation of about 400 additional posts.