Punjab Minister inaugurates Daycare Centres in Civil Hospital and Bahawal Victoria Hospital

Lahore, February 17, 2016 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minster for Women Development, Hameeda Waheed ud Din inaugurated daycare centres at Civil Hospital and Bahawal Victoria Hospital in Bahawalpur today. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that modern daycare centres are being set up in different cities, under a phased programme, for the look after of children of working women.

She said that Punjab Daycare Fund Society has been set up for the management of these centres and meetings of its board are held regularly on monthly basis. She said that the society monitors the performance of daycare centres, training of staff and the facilities available at these centres. The Minister said that more than 60 daycare centres have so far been inaugurated while more such centres will be set up during current financial year.

For more information, contact:
Rafiullah Usman
Directorate General Public Relations
Government of the Punjab
Lahore.
Tel: +92-42-9201390-86
Website: www.punjab.gov.pk