Punjab govt establishing mega kidney, liver institute

Punjab Government is establishing a mega kidney and liver institute and research centre in Lahore at an estimated cost of twelve billion rupees to provide modern treatment facilities to the patients, including transplants.


The government has already allocated 50 acres of land adjacent to Lahore Knowledge Park and released 300 million rupees for this purpose.

President Board of Governors of the project Dr Saeed Akhtar in an interview to APP in Lahore said the Pakistan Kidney and Liver Institute and Research Centre would house the biggest Urology, Nephrology, Hematology and the transplant Centre in the world with 400 beds and 100 dialysis beds.

It would fulfil the needs of Punjab and northern Pakistan, serving the poor and rich under one roof, on non-profit basis.