January 21, 2021, 2:48 pm
Md Naeem Islam, Sherpur: All Health Inspectors (HI), Assistant Health Inspectors (AHI) and Health Assistants (HA) have been started work abstention demanding immediate amendment of recruitment rules for health workers and salary discrimination resolution in all upazila of Sherpur district.
As per the decision of the central committee of Bangladesh health assistants association, the strike started at 9 am on Thursday, under the leadership of the leaders of the health assistant association of Nakla branch. Like whole countries others health inspectors, assistant health inspectors and health assistants pointed their 3 point of demands during work abstention.
Visiting the Upazila Health Complex on Thursday noon, they are sitting in front of Nakla Hospital with a Strike Banner and Moni Flag. Meanwhile about their 3 point demands they informed all health inspectors, assistant health inspectors and health assistants are always working to ensure the health care.
During the immunization program they said “we are always the role model but also are so discriminated, neglected and deprived. For this reason we now want to fulfill their 3 point demand. Otherwise we will not stop our strikes, they added.
HA Anwar Hossain GS of district health assistants association, HA Abdul Halim president and HA Masum Belel GS and others members of Nakla upazila health assistants association, all health inspectors, assistant health inspectors and health assistants of Nakla upazila were also present during the protest.
Earlier, leaders of Bangladesh health assistants association of Nakla branch handed over a memorandum to upazila nirbahi officer Zahidur Rahman, upazila parishad chairman Shah Md Burhan Uddin, Nakla municipal mayor Hafizur Rahman and OC of Nakla police station Musfiqur Rahman on Wednesday noon.