SEHWAN SHARIF: The National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases – NICVD Karachi in collaboration with Government of Sindh established one more NICVD Centre to provide state of the art Cardiovascular Services to the people of Sindh province at their doorstep in Sehwan Sharif now.
Honorable Chairman, Pakistan Peoples Party, Mr. Bilawal Bhutto Zardari inaugurated NICVD’s fourth Satellite Centre at Sayed Abdullah Shah Institute of Medical Sciences, Sehwan on January 12, 2018. The Inaugural Ceremony was also attended by Honorable Chief Minister of Sindh, Syed Murad Ali Shah, Honorable Health Minister Sindh, Dr. Sikandar Ali Mandhro, Health Secretary Sindh, Dr. Fazlullah Pechuho, district administration and hospital management.
Addressing the Inaugural ceremony, Executive Director, NICVD, Professor Nadeem Qamar said that It gives him immense pleasure that NICVD being one of the best cardiac hospital of this country, has stepped into Sehwan now and is providing major cardiac facilities especially Interventional Cardiology in collaboration with the Government of Sindh to the people of Sindh at their doorstep for free.
NICVD Centres at Larkana, Tando Muhammad Khan and Hyderabad has been doing wonders and saving lives. 751 heart patients at NICVD Larkana, 337 at NICVD Tando Muhammad Khan, 134 at NICVD Hyderabad and 22 at NICVD Sehwan were treated successfully since the inception of these centres in April 2017, October 2017, November 2017 and December 2017 respectively.***
Source: Daily Times (January 13, 2018)