PESHAWAR: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday inaugurated Radiation Oncology service at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust Hospital in Peshawar.
The prime minister has reached Peshawar on a day-long visit.
On the occasion, PM Khan talked to the patients and inquired after their health and the services being offered at the hospital.
He also expressed satisfaction over the facilities after inquiring same from the patients.
The prime minister will also visit Orakzai District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, where he will address a public gathering. Arrangements have been finalised in this regard.
PM Khan will also chair a meeting to review development work in the tribal district that recently merged into Khyber Pakhtunkhuwa (KP).
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Earlier on April 17, Prime Minister Imran Khan had said that development of tribal districts and provision of basic facilities to tribal people were the top priorities of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) government.
Presiding over a high-level meeting to review the development of newly merged districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, PM Imran had said that the tribal people rendered unmatched sacrifices during the war against terrorism and directed to release the compensation money to the tribal people immediately.
He asked the elected members from newly merged districts to strengthen their bonding with the tribal people and ordered to accelerate distribution of Sehat Insaf cards to masses.