UAE RC distributes 58 wheelchairs among disabled

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Peshawar—Provincial Coordinator for Physically Disabled Health Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar Dr. Mehboob distributed 58 wheel chairs among physically disabled.
The representative of the Donor, UAE Red Crescent (RC) Faisal and Khatib were also present on this occasion. Dr. Mahboob-ur-Rahman, Dr. Gohar Rahman Dean, KICH, Dr. Prof. Nasir Saeed, Dean, PICO and Dr. Ijaz Ahmad Principal KGMC were present on the occasion. The physical disabled people lauded this good gesture of UAE Red Crescent. UAE Red Crescent representative also promised on behalf of the head of UAE Red Crescent for their continued cooperation.
Dr Mahboob said within a month or two the same numbers of wheel chair will be distributed among the needy people. He said the artificial limbs and supportive devices for disabled are also to be given. He said: “I am pleased to share that the physiotherapy services are already extended by the government of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to 25 DHQ Hospitals where physiotherapist and its related equipments have been provided under an Annual Developmental Programme Scheme of the Health Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.” —APP