LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has said the number of beds in Recep Tayyip Erdogn Hospital, Muzaffargarh would be initially increased to 250 and then to 500 later.
He expressed these views in a meeting with Adviser to Turkish Prime Minister, Kamil Kolabs on Tuesday.
Addressing the meeting, Shehbaz Sharif said Turkey has always supported Pakistan and the country has made tremendous progress under the leadership of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. He said expansion of Recep Tayyip Erdogan Punjab Government Hospital in Muzaffargarh has been started and after the expansion the number of beds in hospital would be initially increased to 250 and later to 500.
He said modern health facilities were being provided in the hospital and it was one of the best hospitals in Pakistan.
Shehbaz said Turkey had provided initial assistance for the establishment of this hospital but the government is providing facilities too.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 25th, 2017.