The Lungs Care Center and Transplant Unit was officially opened on Wednesday by Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the Chairperson of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Foreign Minister of Pakistan. He also set the foundation for the Abdul Qadir Shah Jeelani Institute of Medical Sciences’ Health City and Pharmaceutical Center in Gambat, Khairpur.
The Health City, the first of its kind, would provide housing for patients’ companions as well as a full spectrum of medical tourism services.
Bilawal also visited the Lung Transplant Centre and lay the foundation for a pharmaceutical sector project.
The PPP Chairman noted that Sindh has a top-notch medical infrastructure that performs better than that of other provinces. He added that the Gambat Institute is a national organisation that provides free medical care to people from Gilgit-Baltistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, and other areas.
Furthermore, according to Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, expensive treatment options for liver and kidney ailments, which were previously only available in India, are now accessible in Gambat.