Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar has directed medical and health services department to activate itself and make all necessary efforts to bring improvement in the provision of better medical facilities to citizens.
Presiding over a meeting with the medical superintendents of all KMC run medical institutions he gave instruction to medical officers to submit development schemes regarding ADP and PDP on priority basis, said a statement on Thursday.
The meeting was also attended by the Deputy Mayor Karachi Dr. Arshad Abdullah Vohra, Municipal Commissioner Dr. Badar Jameel and Sr. Director Medical and Health Services Dr. Muhammad Ali Abbasi.
Mayor Karachi also directed the financial advisor to immediately arrange for funds so that hospital condition could improve and these could serve the patients in a better way. Medical Superintendents of KMC hospitals informed the Mayor about the problems facing by them.
Mayor Karachi said that “if you have will power than any problem could be solved. If you feel any difficulty you could directly contact me or the deputy mayor”. It was also decided in the meeting that the wash rooms and toilets of KMC hospitals would be repaired on urgent basis to save the people coming in the hospitals from any difficulty.
Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar said all such problems must be addressed without delay and should be solved as soon as possible.