CM Punjab Usman Buzdar announces Insaf Medicine Card for the people of Punjab. Sehat Sahulat Program was started few months ago to bear the medical expenses of patients admitted in hospitals. Now government will also pay for medicines if the patients are not admitted in any hospital.
According to the news, government of Punjab will provide free medicines to AIDS, hepatitis and TB patients. The program will cover the medicines costs for almost 9,862 AIDS patients, 23,560 hepatitis and 70,047 TB patients.
For this purpose, all people who have one of above mention disease will have to visit there concerned Tehsil hospital or district hospital. After the diagnose, when the illness will be confirmed, patients will be registered by their CNIC and get their medicines card to start the treatment.