CM lays foundation stone of Nishtar Hospital-II.

MULTAN -- Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar laid a foundation stone of Nishtar Hospital-II at Pull Balail here on Saturday. Addressing the ground breaking ceremony, he said that as per the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan, special focus was being paid on basic health facilities as various mega projects were being initiated in health sector. He said the Nishtar Hospital-II would have capacity of 1000 beds. `The CM Buzdar maintained that there would be capacity of 120 bed in emergency ward of the hospital. The 500 beds would be established in the first phase, 500 beds in the second phase while medical college, nursing college and others would be made in the third phase, he added. He said the project would help decrease burden from the Nishtar Hospital where 650,000 patients were being treated every month.

He said the Nishtar Hospital was over burdened as the patients from...

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