Lahore, January 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar paid surprised visit to Government Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Teaching Hospital, Yakki Gate without protocol tonight. He went to various wards and inquired about health of the patients. Patients and their attendants were surprised to see the Chief Minister among them without any prior information and protocol. The Chief Minister asked them about the medical facilities and the provision of medicines. The Chief Minister visited gyne wards, emergency, pharmacy, C.T. Scan centre and other wards and personally reviewed the medical facilities.
He also visited the control room of CCTV cameras. He checked the stock register of the pharmacy. Talking to the patients and their attendants, he said they should tell him if they are facing any problem. Our government is bringing about revolutionary forms in the health sector. He said standardize facilities will be provided to patients at hospitals in Punjab. The patients expressed their satisfaction over arrangements. The Chief Minister said he is pleased to see doctors and paramedics at the hospital. Doctors should treat patients politely. He said a sweet word can cure half of the disease. He directed that cleanliness at some of wards should be improved. He also inquired about the problems of doctors.
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