ISLAMABAD, Nov 3 (Pakistan Point News - 03rd Nov, 2016 ) : Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Department has regularised the services of 699 male and female nurses in BPS- 16. Director General Health Services issued notification for the regularisation of these nurses who were earlier serving on ad hoc basis, reported a private news channel. The decision on regularisation of nurses has been taken under the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Appointment of GAVI, JICA, Ad hoc and Contract Employees Act, 2016. The notification said that the regularisation of the nurses will be applicable from June this year. The 699 nurses, who have been regularised, are currently performing duties at different hospitals of KP.