CHITRAL: Some 350 patients were examined in a Free Surgical Camp at Tehsil Headquarters hospital Drosh, some 45 kilometers from here.
The free surgical camp was organized by Falahi Insaniyat Foundation FIF (a branch of Jamat-e-Dawa) under supervision of Assistant Professor Dr. Mohammad Ayub of Services Hospital Lahore.
Talking to this scribe Dr. Ayub said that they conducted 30 free operations of poor patients of the area most of them were kidney and hernia patients. Abu Haroon Amir of FIF Chitral, Dir upper, Dir lower, Bajawar and Malakand said that they arrange this free surgical camp every year for free surgery of poor patients at Chitral and other backward areas.
Residents of Drosh area appreciated FIF for organizing this free surgical camp at Drosh where there is no surgical specialist.