Karachi: Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) has established three medical relief camps in the drought-affected areas of Thar. The medical camps are located in Mithi district headquarter hospital, Chilar and Islamkot. The camps have been set up with the assistance of Sindh Health Department and Edhi Foundation.
Soon after the three medical relief camps started functioning, hundreds of people thronged to these camps seeking immediate medical relief. Patients mostly children suffering from malnutrition, water born diseases, chest infections, diarrhoea and skin diseases reported at these camps. The three camps are equipped with doctors, paramedical staff, laboratory facilities and medicines.