Zabol Interviews

QALAT (PAN): A senior information and culture official on Monday warned around 18 ancient sites, mostly shrines of saints, were on the verge of irreparable loss and destruction in southern Zabul province.
Information and Culture Director Abdul Muqim Afghan told Pajhwok Afghan News he had identified a number of historic sites that were on the verge of vanishing because of mismanagement and neglect.

QALAT (PAN): Authorities in southern Zabul province, complaining of a shortage of qualified public health staff, say nurses are working instead of doctors at hospitals in three districts.  
The 21 healthcare centres operational across the province could not meet people’s needs due to a shortage of skilled doctors, Public Health director, Dr. Lal Mohammad Tokhi said.

QALAT (PAN): Up to 25 schools, previously closed for security reasons, have reopened over the past one year in southern Zabul province, where another 133 schools remain shut due to a lack of interest by the residents concerned, a senior education official said on Friday.