SDH hospital not being shifted: Mahmood

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Staff Reporter

Peshawar

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has refuted the baseless propaganda regarding the shifting of Swat District Headquarter hospital to alternate location and rumours regarding the closing of Swat Agriculture research centre stating that such rumours are only intended to mislead people and create confusion among masses.
He clarified that the agricultural research institute is being modelled into a full fledge campus having an area of 700 Kanals at Lal Pur and will be given the status of a full fledge university.
While chairing a progress review meeting regarding the establishment of Swat Dental College, the Chief Minister directed to ensure completion of the project within the specified timeline further directing to register the mentioned college with PMDC on priority basis. The Chief Minister directed to present a summary for the creation of posts in Swat Dental College so the procurement of staff may be ensured in time.
The Chief Minister also directed the provision of 40 to 60 Kanal of land for the establishment of Children Hospital in District Swat further directing the concerned authorities to submit the summary of the Children Hospital within the next two days. The Chief Minister was informed that next session of Dental College Swat will be started in the existing building of Medical College which will be used till the completion of the new building for the Dental College.
The meeting was also briefed in detail regarding the provision of land for the establishment of Engineering University in Swat and establishment of Women University.

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