As advised by the Chief Minister and in exercise of the powers conferred upon me under clause (1) of Article-112 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 and other provisions enabling me in this behalf, Muhammad Kamran Khan Tessori, Governor of Sindh, hereby dissolve the Provincial Assembly of Sindh on 11th day of August, 2023 at 9:00 p.m.
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Sitting on 14th February 2022

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List of Business

PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH

ORDERS OF THE DAY

MONDAY, THE 14TH FEBRUARY, 2022

 

Business to be brought forward before the Legislature on Monday, the 14th February, 2022 at 02.00 P.M.

 

I.      (A)    RECITATION FROM THE HOLY QUR’AN.

(B)    NAAT SHAREEF.

 

II.     QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:

        (Health Department)   

 

III.    CALL ATTENTION NOTICES:

01-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 02 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. MUHAMMAD QASIM, MPA:  Will the Honourable Minister for Revenue, Sindh may please to give answer/statement that it has been cheating with the residents of Musharaf  Colony Hub River Road, District Keamari, there are more than one property files/ documents of each and every property; what steps have been taken to stop the said malpractice?


02-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 01 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. SHAHZAD QURESHI, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Local Government, Sindh may please to give answer/statement that the garbage and solid waste is being dumped in the Malir Nadi by the Mafia for their vested interests and that mafia enjoys the backing of some influential. What steps have been taken for the investigation and prosecution of the culprits; give definite timeline for the same? 


03-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 11 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. SAEED AHMED, MPA: The attention of this House is drawn to the issue pertaining to the growing consumption rates of drugs among the youth of Karachi. Will the Minister for Excise, Taxation and Narcotics control Department be pleased to give answer as to what steps have been taken to check the spread of drugs in the city?


04-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 10 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MS. SARWAT FATIMA, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Local Government, Sindh may please to give answer/statement on the progress made for issuance of necessary notification for disbursement of salaries/pensions to the employees of the Local Council through bank/treasury office of the relevant district for which they have been protesting for the last five years despite of the approval of Chief Minister of Sindh? 


05-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 08 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. SHAHZAD QURESHI, MPA: The attention of this House is drawn towards deteriorating law and order situation especially in DHA & Clifton. Recently we see many reported cases of street crime especially mobile and cash snatching and also dacoities are again on the rise. Incidents of loss of lives in resistance against the criminals needs immediate attention. Will the Minister for Home Department kindly state what steps have been taken to arrest the culprits and curtail the rampant street crime?


06-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 09 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. MUHAMMAD HUSSAIN KHAN, MPA: The attention of this House is drawn towards failure of DMC Korangi in cleaning up the garbage and litter from my constituency PS-92. There are heaps of garbage dumped in the area which are not being lifted regularly. Will the Honourable Minister for Local Government be pleased to give answer/ statement regarding why action is not being taken to punish the concerned while ensuring the cleanliness drive is carried out in my constituency? 


07-       CALL ATTENTION NOTICE NO. 07 OF 2022;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. NAND KUMAR GOKLANI, MPA: Will the Honourable Minister for Home, Sindh may please to give answer/statement that, honourable person of Hindu community Mr. Sattan Kumar was murdered with brutality few days ago in Daharki, what action taken against criminals by the Government?

 

IV.    LEAVE APPLICATION OF MEMBERS, IF ANY.

 

V.     PRIVILEGE MOTION NO. 02 OF 2021;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MR. MUHAMMAD HUSSAIN KHAN, MPA REGARDING THE MOVER SUBMITTED A PRIVATE BILL NAMELY ‘THE SINDH KHATIM-UN-NABIYYIN TAHAFUZ BILL, 2020’ ON DATED 13TH OCTOBER, 2020 BUT YET THE SAID IMPORTANT BILL IS NOT BROUGHT ON THE FLOOR OF THE HOUSE.

 

VI.    ADJOURNMENT MOTION NO. 02 OF 2021;GIVEN NOTICE OF BY MS. SHAMIM MUMTAZ, MPA REGARDING FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S COVERT RECONCILIATION WITH TTP.

 

VII.   LAYING BEFORE THE ASSEMBLY FOLLOWING AUDIT REPORTS:

 

1-             Performance Audit Report Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority (SIDA) Financial Year, 2015-16.

 

2-           Performance Audit Report on the Account of Rehabilitation of DHQ/PHQ Hospitals in Sindh Health Department, Government of Sindh Financial Year, 2016-17.

 

3-           Special Audit Report on Sindh Agriculture University Tando Jam Financial Year (S) 2014-15 to 2016-17. 

 

4-           Special Audit Report on Resource Utilization and Development of Infrastructure in Promoting Tourism Gorakh Hills Development Authority for the year, 2015-16.

 

5-           Special Audit Report on Quaid-e-Awam University of Engineering, Sciences and Technology, Nawabshah Financial Years, 2013-14 to 2015-16.

 

6-           Information System Audit Report Land Administration & Revenue Management Information System (LARMIS) Audit Year, 2016-17.

 

7-           Special Audit Report University of Sindh Jamshoro Audit Year, 2017-18.

 

8-           Special Audit Report on Pension Issues in Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) & Karachi Development Authority (KDA) Audit Year, 2018-19.

 

 

VIII.  INTRODUCTION OF THE FOLLOWING GOVERNMENT BILLS:

 

01-       Bill No. 39 of 2021-The Sindh Healthcare Service Providers and Facilities (Prevention of Violence and Damage to Property) Bill, 2021.

 

02-       Bill No. 02 of 2022-The Sindh Reproductive Healthcare Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2022.

 

IX.    PRESENTATION AND CONSIDERATION OF REPORT OF THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON PRIMARY HEALTH (BHU, HRC AND VERTICAL PROGRAMMES) AND SECONDARY HEALTH (REST OF HEALTH) ON GOVERNMENT BILL NO. 26 OF 2021-THE SINDH INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED ENDOSCOPY AND GASTROENTEROLOGY BILL, 2021.

 

X.     ANY OTHER BUSINESS WITH THE PERMISSION OF THE CHAIR.

 

 

 

KARACHI, THE                                     G.M.UMAR FAROOQ

13TH FEBRUARY, 2022                                  SECRETARY

                                           PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH

 

Summary of Proceedings

PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH

HEALTH DEPARTMENT

LIST OF STARRED ASSEMBLY QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR

MONDAY, THE 14TH FEBRUARY, 2022

 

 

2820.   *Mr. Muhammad Aslam Abro:       Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a)   Is it a fact that there is no proper mobile van service is available in Civil Hospital, Jacobabad and patient are suffering;

(b)   If answer to (a) above is affirmative, the reasons thereof?

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)    No. it is not a fact.

There are three Ambulances (Two Toyota Hiace and one Suzuki Bolan. All are on Road for facilitation to the patients at Civil Hospital Jacobabad.

b)     As above.

 

4622.   *Mr. Khurrum Sher Zaman:           Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a)   Is it a fact that free ambulance service  to transport referral cases of ailing children from Tharparkar to Karachi and Hyderabad hospitals has been stopped again;

(b)   If answer to (a) above be in affirmative, the reasons thereof?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)    It is not a fact:

The ambulances are being provided to needy patients referred to Hyderabad and Karachi Hospitals as per SOPs.

 

b)    Not applicable.

 

4770.   *Mr. Muhammad Rashid Khilji:     Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

            Volume of budget earmarked for hepatitis Control program during 2018-19?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

It is submitted that Rs. 300 Million under Annual Development Program were allocated to Hepatitis Prevention & Control Program (Chief Minister’s Initiative) Sindh during the year 2018-19.

 

 

 

5016.   *Ms. Rana Ansar:     Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a)   Is it fact that the residence of Civil Surgeon, Civil Hospital, Thatta has been occupied by some other doctors,

(b)   If answer to (a) above is affirmative, the details and reasons there of?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)  No, it is not a fact.

The residence of Civil Surgeon, Civil Hospital, Thatta is lying vacant.

b)  As above.

 

5984.   *Mr. Khurrum Sher Zaman:           Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a) Is it a fact that position of additional medical superintendent in grade-19 and grade 20 are still vacant at lyari general hospital?

(b) If answer to (a) above is affirmative, the reasons there of?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)    No, it is not a fact,

In fact, both positions of Additional Medical Superintendent BS-19 and BS-20 are filled in Sindh Government Lyari General Hospital, Karachi as on 29.10.2020.

 

b)    Not applicable

 

6064.   *Mr. Arif Mustafa Jatoi:      Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

            Number and type of operations carried out by the new cyber robotic machine from July 1, 2019 to date?

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

No. of Fractions, Patients & Operations carried out from 1st July, 2019 to 31st March 2021 on Cyber knife Robotic Radio surgery G4 & VSI are as under;

a.    Number of Radio surgery sessions ---------3663

b.    Number of patients ------------------------------903

c.    Type of Operations carried out;

 

#

Type of surgery

#

Type of surgery

1

Liver Mets

12

GMB

2

Accustic Neuroma

13

EwingSarcoma

3

Meningioma

14

Acoustic Shwannoma

4

AVM

15

Chordoma

5

Pituitary Adenuma

16

Choroid plexus papilloma

6

Brain Mets

17

Craniopharyngioma


7

Vavernoma

18

Angiofibroma

8

Ependymoma

19

Trigeminal Neuralgia

9

Neurocytoma

20

Ca. Prostate

10

Gomus Jugulare

21

Pelvic Node

11

Glioma

22

Hepatocellular Carcinoma

 

6140.   *Ms. Sidra Imran:     Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

            Blood banks established in district Larkana and Tando Allahyar during 2008 to 2019?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

Blood Bank established in District Larkana and Tando Allahyar during 2008-2019 are as under;

District Larkana

#

Name of blood bank

1

CMC teaching Hospital, Blood Bank Larkana (Govt).

2

Bukhari Blood Bank Civil Hospital Larkana (Pvt)

3

Bukhari Blood Bank Shaikh Zaid Hospital Larkana (Pvt)

4

CMC Central Lab & Blood Bank Larkana (Govt)

5

Paramount blood bank near new prince medial store Shaikh Zaid hospital Larkana (Pvt)

 

District Tando Allahyar

#

Name of blood bank

1

Civil Hospital Blood Bank Tando Allahyar

2

Fatimid Foundation Blood Bank Tando Allahyar

 

6600.   *Mr. Khurrum Sher Zaman:           Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a)  Is it a fact that Public hospitals in Karachi have not been provided Kits to diagnose dengue:

(b)  If answer to (a) above is affirmative, the reasons thereof?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)    No, it is not a fact.

The Dengue Diagnostic Kits were provided by the Prevention & Control Program for Dengue in Sindh to the districts of Karachi Division during the year 2019-20 as under;

 

#

Name of District

Number of Dengue Kits supplied

NS1

Igm

1.     

Karachi South

1500 Nos

1500 Nos

2.     

Karachi East

1500 Nos

1500 Nos

3.     

Karachi Central

1500 Nos

1500 Nos

4.     

Karachi West

1000 Nos

1000 Nos

5.     

Karachi Malir

1000 Nos

1000 Nos

6.     

Karachi Korangi

1000 Nos

1000 Nos

 

Total

7500 Nos

7500 Nos

 

 

6707.   *Dr. Seema Zia:         Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a)   Whether the facility of CT scan and MRI is Provided at Civil Hospital, Sanghar;

(b)   If answer to (a) above is affirmative, the details thereof?

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)    No facility of CT scan and MRI is available at Civil Hospital, Sanghar.

b)    As above.

 

 

6708.   *Dr. Seema Zia:  Will the Minister for Health be pleased to state:-

 

(a)   Is it a fact that pediatric incubators are functional in Civil Hospital, sanghar;

(b)   If answer (a) above is affirmative, the details thereof;

(c)    If answer (a) above is negative, the reasons thereof;

 

ANSWER

DR. AZRA FAZAL PECHUHO, MINISTER FOR HEALTH:

a)    Yes it is a fact that there are three Incubators available at Civil Hospital, Sanghar and are functional.

 

b)    The details are as under;

 

i.       One is placed at Maternity Ward

ii.     Two are placed at Paeds ward

 

c)      Not applicable.

 

 

KARACHI:                                                                    G.M UMAR FAROOQ

DATED THE 13TH FEBRUARY, 2022                           SECRETARY

                                                                       PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF SINDH