Lahore, December 31:Principal Post Graduate Medical Institute & Ameer Uddin Medical College Prof. Dr. Sardar Muhammad Al-freed Zafar, paid a surprise visit to the guest houses (Mehmaan Khanas) set up on the instructions of the Punjab Government at Lahore General Hospital and reviewed the facilities being provided there to the patients’ attendants coming to the hospital.
Families and attendants of the patients expressed satisfaction over the facilities available and specially thanked Prime Minister Imran Khan and Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Bazdar for instructing them to have breakfast and lunch. MS LGH Dr. Abdul Razzaq, Dr. Jaffar Shah and Dr. Abdul Aziz besides administrative doctors were also present on the occasion. Principal PGMI has nominated 2 focal persons to monitor these guest houses (Mehmaan Khanas) in which Dr. Haider Butt and Dr. Saad Hassan included.
Talking to the media, Prof. Dr. Sardar Muhammad Al-freed Zafar said that in accordance with the vision of PM Imran Khan and the policy of the Provincial Government, the best facilities are being provided to the families of patients in the guest houses of LGH where he has instructed the duty DMSs to visit and inspect the guest houses on a daily basis in three shifts. He said that General Hospital is a medical institution of its own kind where most of the patients suffering from head injuries come not from Lahore and Punjab but all over the country and to provide shelter and food to the people who have come from far and wide it is a great virtue.
Prof. Al-freed Zafar stressed that the principles of hygiene should be ensured for everyone who comes to these guest houses so that they are not endangered in any way. Principal PGMI expressed his commitment that the facilities in these guest houses of LGH would not only be continued with the same commitment and but over the time these would be improved as well.