Coronavirus is slowing down in China –SIUT Experts

No case so far diagnosed in Pakistan; SIUT physicians discuss Coronavirus in depth  Karachi: A grand round on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was held at Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) here on Wednesday discussing all aspect of the much-debated virus but pointed out that the epidemiological curve indicates that epidemic is slowing down in […]

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4-Day Anti-Polio Drive Begins In Hyderabad Division

Hyderabad: Divisional Commissioner Hyderabad Muhammad Abbas Baloch administering polio drops to children at Basic Health Unit Hali Road, Latifabad on Monday to launch 4-day anti-polio drive across the division targeting 339595 children in 54 Union Councils of four Talukas. The task has been assigned to 1152 mobile teams, 118 fixed points and 23 transit point […]

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3-Day Free Eye Camp Begins At Taluka Hospital Ubauro

By Nazir Malik Ubauro: Former PPP Minister Jam Mahtab Hussain Dahar inaugurated on Tuesday a -3-day Free Eye Camp at Taluka Hospital Ubauro. Eye Surgeons have been invited for operations in collaboration with Society for Cure of Preventive Blindness Karachi. The patients will be diagnosed, treated and provided with required medicines and glasses free of […]

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Nasir Shah assures more land for SIUT expansion

Karachi: Sindh Minister for Information, Local Government, Housing, Town Planning, Religious Affairs, Forest and Wildlife, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that Sindh government would give more land to Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation for its expansion and smooth functioning. “Sindh government had been providing all kind of support and assistance to the SIUT […]

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Sindh govt cancels registration of 30 private Drug Treatment & Rehabilitation Centers

The Centers, located in Karachi, were non-functional despite receiving grants from government; CS orders inspections of all the Centers Karachi: Sindh government decided on Monday to cancel the registration of 30 (thirty) Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Centers (DTRC) and conducting the inspection of such centers by Sindh Healthcare Commission across the province. The decision was […]

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PM Imran has admitted Fed govt cannot run Karachi’s 3 hospitals – Murad

PM during his recent visit desired Sindh govt to operate NICVD, JPMC and NICH In case the fed govt takes over these hospitals, it will have to pay whatever Sindh govt had invested since 2011 Chief Minister launches 7-day polio drive to target 2.3 million children in city Staff Report Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Syed […]

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Sailani Trust organizes Free Eye Camp at Thar Desert Village Chelhar

By GR Junejo Mithi: A free eye-camp was organized jointly by Sailani Trust and Weenjhar Social Organization Kaloi at village Chelhar of Desert district Tharparkar on Friday. A number of people from Chelhar and surrounding villages benefited from the free eye camp, where the Sailani Trust had also arranged a laboratory for carrying out free […]

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Coronavirus puts Pakistan on high alert, first case reported

Islamabad: The first case of coronavirus has been diagnosed in Pakistan as the country is on a high alert after the deadly virus outbreak in neighboring China. According to reports a person in eastern city of Multan showing symptoms of the virus was admitted to a hospital on Friday. Coronavirus patient had traveled from China […]

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Amar Jagdesh Social Forum Organizes One-Day Free Medical Camp at Thar Desert Village

By GR Junejo Mithi: The Amar Jagdesh Malani Social Forum and Marvi Medical Center Mithi jointly organized a one-day free medical camp at village Gurera Bah of Taluka Kaloi on Thursday. Dr. Dileep Nandani, Dr. Abida Nohri, Dr. Hafeez Dal, Dr. Zulfiqar and other doctors offered their voluntary services and checked the patients of the […]

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3-Day Polio Vaccination Drive Planned for Hyderabad District

Campaign will begin on Feb 17; Divisional Commissioner, Deputy Commissioner distribute awards for encouraging health officials   Hyderabad: A 3-day especial polio vaccination drive has been planned for Hyderabad district to cover 339996 children. The vaccination drive will begin on February 17. Deputy Commissioner Hyderabad Ms. Aisha Abro presided over a meeting at Shahbaz Hall […]

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