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Consumer Courts established by The Helpline Trust across Sindh

KARACHI–  After rigorous efforts of The Helpline Trust and other Consumer Rights Organizations, the Provincial Government, under the Sindh Consumer Protection Act-2014, has agreed on forming Consumer Courts, across the province of Sindh. The Helpline Trust was established in 1994 with the aim to promote good governance, accountability and rule of law. This establishment diligently…

Premature infants fail to survive in Thar
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Premature infants fail to survive in Thar

KARACHI- An official report revealed the current health state of District Tharparkar, stating that, out of a total number of 192 children admitted to District and Taluka hospitals of Tharparkar, five premature newborns having low weight, died. The Government of Sindh has now declared Tharparkar as a drought-stricken district, where relief activities have begun. Deputy…

SGCH welcomes new CEO of Poverty Eradication Initiative
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SGCH welcomes new CEO of Poverty Eradication Initiative

KARACHI-  Former Medical Superintendent of Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK), Dr Muhammad Taufiq, has recently joined the Sindh Government Children Hospital (SGCH) North Karachi, as their Chief Executive Officer of Poverty Eradication Initiative (PEI). The Children Hospital is being run by the Poverty Eradication Initiative (PEI) under public private partnership, since two years….

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DUHS organizes Golden Jubilee of DMC’s batch of 1968

KARACHI- The Golden Jubilee celebration of Dow Medical College’s 1968 graduating batch was recently held at Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), where the ceremony was attended by the Pro-Vice Chancellor of DUHS, Prof. Khawar Saeed Jamali, Pro-Vice Chancellor of Dow University, Prof. Mohammad Masroor, Principal of Dow Medical College, Prof. Kartar Dawani and family…

Sindh recorded 30,344 Hepatitis cases in 2018
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Sindh recorded 30,344 Hepatitis cases in 2018

According to the yearly data released by Hepatitis Prevention and Control Program (HPCP) Sindh, a total number of 30,344 hepatitis B, C & D cases were detected throughout the province of Sindh, in year 2018, out of which 22,318 cases were of hepatitis C, 7,144 hepatitis B and 882 hepatitis D, respectively. Treatment of 19,657…

Crackdown against Quackery continues…
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Crackdown against Quackery continues…

KARACHI- Chairperson, Sindh Health Care Commission (SHCC), Prof. Dr Tipu Sultan announced that the anti-quackery drive is ready to be launched in the South District of Karachi, as survey and mapping of the area has been completed. Whilst addressing a press conference at Karachi Press Club, Chairperson, SHCC, Prof. Dr Tipu Sultan stated that this…

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