KARACHI: A delegation of the Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) recently had a meeting with the Chairman of the Pakistan People’s Party, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, at the Bilawal House.
Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah and Minister Health Dr Azra Pechuho also attended the meeting with the PMA delegation comprising of its Secretary-General Dr Qaiser Sajjad, Dr Qazi Wasiq, and Karachi Chapter’s President, Dr Sharif Hashmani.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari saluted the doctors of the country for playing their effective role on the frontline and also paid tributes to the paramedics and lower medical staff for fighting vigorously against the coronavirus.
The delegation apprised the PPP Chairman about the problems being faced by the doctors and paramedics in all the four provinces, AJK, Gilgit-Baltistan, and Islamabad.
He said that doctors and paramedical staff are the real heroes, and the nation would never forget their valiant role in protecting lives during the coronavirus attack.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari further said that the PPP understands that the most important opinion regarding the coronavirus rests with doctors. Governments and responsible persons from different sectors should formulate policies in light of views proposed by medical professionals, he noted.