Businessmen donate Rs18m to SKMCH

KARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan has announced that a Shaukat Khanum like hospital would also be establishment in Karachi.

While addressing a fund raising dinner hosted by Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital (SKH) in honor of business community’s representatives led by S M Muneer and Mian Zahid Hussain at a local hotel on Thursday, Imran said that non-availability of land in Karachi was the major cause of delay in construction of a world class hospital with modern equipment for the diagnosis of cancer. He said that his party was in quest to build a new Pakistan and for this purpose an alliance could be made with other parties. He said that only 200 honest and capable persons could change fate of the country.

While commenting on the present government’s performance, Imran said that bearing a person like Zardari was a sure evidence of Pakistan’s strength. “USA would have gone bankrupt if Zardari was ruling there,” he said. He condemned the campaign against SKH by some individuals and said that he had already gone to the court to settle the matter. He said that PML-N’s purpose to launch this campaign in the month of Ramazan was to disturb the fund raisings of the hospital. He said that if the hospital was closed, the poor of this country would be badly affected.

Imran offered the stakeholders and donors to inspect the audited accounts of the hospital. “SKH board has created