PTI should avoid imposing tax on hospitals, health sector: Wahab


Staff Reporter

Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh on Information, Law and Anti Corruption Barrister Murtaza Wahab has said that the incompetent selected Government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has also made hospitals and health sector as a means of earning. This Advisor said in his statement which is issued today that PTI led Government should avoid to cruel decisions regarding imposing tax on hospitals and health sector. He said that the Sindh Government has invested billions of rupees in improvement of health sector and hospitals of Sindh.
Wahab further said that Sindh Government has been providing state of the art health facilities to the masses but the Federal Government who came in the Government to provide facilities to the peoples of Pakistan their promises are totally wrong. All sectors of life are deteriorating day by day and Niazi Government is busy to issue notices of Sales Tax to the hospitals.
The Advisor said that the health facilities are the basic right of the people. Sindh Government transforming his hospitals and health sector state of the art facilities where people across Sindh as well as Pakistan were visiting to seek health facilities. why Federal Government not extending welfare measures to the people so he can enjoying their life with all perks and privileges. The people of Pakistan especially in Sindh have no electricity, water, green line project and other development projects are worsening by imposed of tax in the hospitals with increasing miseries of Pakistani people. Due to the inflation masses also facing trouble and essential commodities is too much hike and it is difficult for people to take their daily food.
He said that it is wrong for the FBR to give notice of sales tax to the hospitals. Wahab said that now the hospital has also been under sales tax. Advisor Information said that the Electricity and Gas companies have received orders from the Federal Government to implement standard sales tax on hospitals. He said that the implementation of Sales tax is abusive for healthcare facilities in the country. Murtaza Wahab said that the unfair government of Tehreek-e-Insaf has destroyed every sector of the country adding that when the hospitals also taxed, health facilities will go away beyond the reach of the masses.
Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that the Pakistan Peoples Party has never disturbed the sectors of necessities of life and welfare of masses. Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that all these types of measures of tax may kindly be withdrawn so that the people will pass their life easily. Slamming the Federal Government Wahab said that it is just a tsunami of inflation and storm of taxes.