Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq on Thursday inaugurated Baby Day Care Center here at Parliament House. Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb, Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar and representatives of UNICEF were also present on the occasion.
Talking to media after inauguration, Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq said the Center was specially established for the purpose of facilitating women whose babies are small.
He said that MNA Mehreen Razzaq Bhutto’s son was the first baby to be entertained by this facility today during inauguration. He said that it was need for the mothers who are desirous of proper care of their kids.
He expressed the hope that the center would facilitate the women parliamentarians and employees. Speaker National Assembly said that he would also write to provincial assemblies to establish such centers with support of UNICEF.
Minister of State for Information Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb said that as per commitment, the Day Care Center was inaugurated here at Parliament House.
She said after three-month maternity leave, mothers required to take care of their kids and its is very important to facilitate mothers and their babies. She said that on every level such efforts should be made to facilitate mothers and babies