The 74th Republic Day was today celebrated across all the hospitals in Kashmir with patriotic fervor with the main function held at Swastha Bhawan in Bemina, Srinagar.
Director Health Services Kashmir, Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed Rather unfurled the National flag at the function that was attended by scores of health employees and officers of the department.
The Director extended his greetings to all and wished everyone a happy and prosperous Republic Day. He stressed upon the employees to work with utmost zeal and dedication, for providing accessible and affordable health care services to the people, which is a dream of free India.
The Director also distributed promotion orders among 350 employees, which he termed as a gift to employees on this auspicious occasion. The employees hailed the move of the director and expressed gratitude for fulfilling their long pending demand. Pertinently, these promotions were done after 15 years.