Bilawal Bhutto meets heatstroke victims in Karachi


KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari visited the Civil Hospital in Karachi this evening to personally inquire about the conditions of heatstroke victims.


Bilawal was accompanied by Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Health Minister Jam Mehtab Dahar, Senator Sherry Rehman and Jameel Soomro.

According to a statement issued by the PPP media, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari went to the bed of every patient and inquired about their health.

Civil Hospital Medical Superintendent informed that 1200 patients have so far been treated for heatstroke and some more people are still undergoing the medical support.

The PPP chairman stated that hospital managements should mark some special wards with required facilities for heatstroke patients till the heat spell lasts.

Bilawal stressed that best possible medical facilities should be arranged in all the government hospitals to mitigate the sufferings of patients.