Imran Khan, the former prime minister and head of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, has ordered the Punjab government. To restart the province\’s Sehat Card Program. Details indicate that Imran Khan has ordered the newly elected Provincial Government, led by Pervez Elahi, to reinstate the Sehat Card along with other social welfare initiatives grouped under the name Ehsaas.
It is important to note that in December of last year, former prime minister Imran Khan introduced the \”Naya Pakistan Sehat Card\” in Punjab. The Sehat Card covered a variety of medical procedures that would otherwise be difficult for many individuals to get and gave each family Rs. 1 million per year under the Health Coverage Programme.
Up until the coalition government removed Imran Khan as prime minister and put the majority of the social welfare measures put forth by the PTI Government on hold, the Naya Pakistan Sehat Card, which was initially launch in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, was being expand throughout the nation.
Imran Khan introduced the Naya Pakistan Sehat Card as part of his plan to establish a social welfare state akin to Riyasat-e-Madina, a concept more common in European nations than in Muslim ones. He claims that the Naya Pakistan Sehat Card scheme gave every province in the nation access to healthcare.
Imran Khan Announces the Launch of the Naya Pakistan Sehat Card in Punjab.
Following the Supreme Court\’s (SC) declaration that Dost Mohammad Mazari\’s decision to remove the Sehat Card Program. From Punjab and other welfare programs under the Ehsaas Program was \”illegal,\” Pervez Elahi, the joint candidate of the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), was appointed as the new Chief Minister of Punjab.
In spite of receiving only 179 votes to Pervez Elahi\’s 186, the Deputy Speaker of the Punjab Assembly, Dost Mohammad Mazari, declared PML-N nominee Hamza Shehbaz the winner of the election for Chief Minister of Punjab after rejecting 10 votes from his party.
Additionally, Dr. Sania Nishtar has invited by Imran Khan to oversee the program\’s reconstruction and serve as its leader. Imran Khan stated that Sania Nishtar will soon be in Punjab and would oversee the revival of the province\’s programs.