KARACHI: The daughter of PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, Aseefa Bhutto Zardari visited Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical College, Lyari in Karachi today to personally review the facilities available there and apprise herself about the requirements for further improvement in the College in the heart of Karachi’s old area Lyari.
She said that SMBB Medical College was established in the light of vision of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto for progressive, prosperous and educated Lyari where Lyari General Hospital was approved by Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto herself two decades back.
Aseefa visited the faculties and was briefed by the Principal Prof Anjum Rehman about the College and its needs. She intermingled with the medical students and exchanged pleasantries with them. Students were excited to see Aseefa Bhutto Zardari among them and took selfies with her.
She was pleased that the SMBB Medical College has been promoted to A-Category College within four years of its establishment. She was also happy to know that the first batch of 100 will be graduating from the College within next few months and exhorted them to go to their own areas, especially the areas of province having meagre health facilities and serve the poor humanity.
She also assured the students and the management of the College that she will talk to Chief Minister and Sindh Health Minister for resolution of their problems.