Pakistan Army provides medical care to patients in far-flung areas of Balochistan


RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army established a free medical treatment camp in far-flung areas of Gishkor and Kooli in District Awaran of Balochistan, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a press release on Saturday.

Over 3,500 patients including women and children were provided medical care and free medicine by specialist doctors.

“100 eye surgeries were also performed besides important diagnosis test of ECG, ultrasound, hepatitis screening etc. Free ration packs were also distributed amongst 150 families,” ISPR said.

“The medical camp provided much-needed health care to the local population. Similar medical camps were established in Kharran, Gulistan, Badini, Shahraig, Naushki, Naseerabad, Chaman and Ziarat areas which provided quality medical facility to

thousands of patients,” ISPR added.

ISPR further said these medical camps are established on directions from COAS as Army’s reach out the program to poor population aimed at providing them health care in far-flung areas of Balochistan.