Now people will not have to go abroad for treatment: Minister


Amraiz Khan 

Provincial Minister for Industries & Trade, Information & Culture Mian Aslam Iqbal has said that private investors will be fully encouraged and tourism will also be promoted.
Under special economic zone sector, our government will formulate steps for formation of SEZs and will also abolish the mandatory condition of 50 acre land so that new hospitals can be setup in private sectors. To provide quality base and modern medical faculties to the people of Pakistan is our foremost priority and for achieving this objective we are utilizing all possible resources. PTI government will ensure establishing such advanced medical facilities in our country so that people will not have to go abroad for medical treatment.
Provincial Minister expressed these views while talking with media representatives on the directive of Chief Minister Punjab in a health conference being organized by PBIT at Chief Minister’s office here wednesday. Chairman PBIT Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan, CEO Jahanzeb Awan, owners and officials of hospitals across the province also participated in the conference. Provincial Minister said that in order to promote investment in healthcare sector fruitful consultations have been done with all the stakeholders.
We will formulate action plan in the light of proposals and recommendations being given in this regard. Provincial Minister said that there is ample scope for brining betterment in medical facilities in government hospitals.