Anti-Corruption raids NICH


KARACHI: An Anti-Corruption team on Thursday conducted a raid in Sindh’s largest children care hospital and seized its record.

An official of National Institute of Child Health confirmed that an Anti- Corruption team h conducted a raid in hospital around 03:00pm and raid was under way till then. He said anti corruption officials have seized the record of medicines or medical instruments so far.

The anti-corruption team called the administrative officials from their homes they also barred the staff from leaving the premises.

The team member investigated the purchase of costly medicines and medical instruments in the hospital.

Director, National Institute of Child Health, Prof Jamal Raza, when contacted, told PPI that the raid of anti-corruption was a routine matter as they were conducting raids as per a court order.

He said the raid team members have checked the record of hospital and they are facilitated in this regard.