Gilgit, November 19: Health Secretary Saad Sikandar said during a session today that the health problems of Gojal Valley will be overcome gradually. He said that the USAID is ready to provide two ambulance-boats for the valley, to help transfer patients across the dammed Hunza River. He said that an ambulance has already been shifted to the valley.
He had come to the valley to attend an awareness session on Pneumonia. Speaking at the occasion he highlighted different issues being faced by the health sector. He said that careless construction of hospitals result in development of complications, which hinder efficiency of the health service processes.
The session was also addressed by Hunza – Nagar Deputy Commissioner, Shahbaz Tahir, DHO Sher Hafiz and other officials and community leaders.