Punjab Chief Minister lauds services of Gohar Ejaz for humanity

Mohsin Raza Naqvi
Mohsin Raza Naqvi

Punjab Chief Minister Syed Mohsin Naqvi has appreciated the Jinnah Hospital/Allama Iqbal Medical College Board of Management chairman Gohar Ejaz’s services to humanity.

He said Gohar Ejaz is always at the forefront in the service of suffering humanity if every hospital gets a gem like him, the situation will change completely.

He was speaking at a ceremony regarding the completion of the 4-year term of Jinnah Hospital/Allama Iqbal Medical College Board of Management held here on Friday.

The Chief Minister said that the faculty of Jinnah Hospital is rendering excellent services.

Mohsin Navi stressed the need to improve cardiovascular treatment facilities at the Jinnah Hospital.

Speaking on the occasion, Gohar Ejaz said at least 1.47 million patients were treated in one year. “From the Rs 7 billion budget, services of Rs 18 billion were provided to the patients according to the market rate,” he added.

He said they provide services of one and a half billion rupees at the market rate in the field of gynecology. They are providing services worth billions of rupees in every sector, Gohar Ejaz added.

“Dialysis services worth Rs 430 million are being provided while 4.14 billion worth of services have been given in radiology. The hospital offered services worth Rs1 billion rupees to the people needing emergency aid. We are providing annual services of 2.5 billion rupees to the patients visiting OPD, Gohar Ejaz elaborated.

The APTMA patron-in-chief Gohar Ejaz revealed that according to the rates of expensive hospitals, the services are worth 36 billion.

“The foundation is giving free medicines for heart, sugar, blood pressure, and cancer patients.”