Pak-China friendship hospital to provide modern facilities to people of Gwadar


ISLAMABAD, Oct 17 (DNA): The under construction Pak-China friendship
hospital would provide state-of-the-art medical facility to the
inhabitants of port city of Gwadar that was being completed with the
estimated cost of $ 100 million.

The project was financed by the Chinese government while the project was
being supervised by the government of Balochistan.

The hospital being constructed on 68 acres of land would have six
medical blocks and each block would have 50 beds each. Almost 20 percent
work on the residential blocks has been completed, said a document of
Gwadar Port Authority.

Under the proposed project remaining medical blocks, such as nursing and
paramedical institutes, medical college, central laboratory, and other
allied facilities were also under construction.

The project was being constructed under GDA Business Plan duly supported
by Public Sector Development Project (PSDP) of the federal
government.The project’s update feasibility study has been completed by
Chinese team to add 100 beds from existing 50, for subsequent extension
to 300 beds. DNA