The Out Patient Departments of government hospitals will provide services until 8.00 p.m. from today.
The programme is being implemented under the direction of the President. Accordingly Government Hospitals will keep OPDs open from 7.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. The Ministry of Health says that instructions have been issued to General Hospitals, Teaching Hospitals and District Hospitals in this regard. The Minister said that the hours of operation of the OPDs have been extended to provide efficient service to the patients.