Anti-corruption team raids JPMC, seizes record


KARACHI: An Anti-Corruption team on Tuesday carried out a raid at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) and seized medicines and instruments purchase record.

JPMC’s administrative official informed that an anti-corruption team conducted a raid at the hospital and seized record of medicines or instruments purchase since last two years.

Seven-member team, headed by by assistant director, carried out raid at the hospital and investigated the authorities over the purchase of medicines and medical instruments purchase in past two years.

Deputy Director Admin & Focal Person JPMC Dr Jawaid Akhter Jamali, when contacted, confirmed that anti-corruption team conducted a raid and seized the medicines purchase record. He said anti-corruption team had seized the record of drug purchase and medical instruments.

On the other hand, anti-corruption team had also conducted raid in Sindh Government Hospital Korangi-5 and seized the record drugs.

Reliable sources at hospital confirmed that an anti-corruption team had carried out raid in healthcare and seized the record of medicines.

Eelier, anti-corruption teams had also conducted separate raids in Civil Hospital Karachi and Sindh Government Hospital Liaquatabad few days ago. The teams seized the record of medicines in these healthcares.