Skardu (Our Reporter) The government of Gilgit-Baltistan has decided to build a medical college and hospital in collaboration with the Pakistan Army. It was decided in a meeting between the Chief Minister Syed Mehdi Shah and the chief secretary Gilgit-Baltistan with the chief of Army Medical Corps, Major General Azhar to develop the feasibility report for the medical coolege and hospital. The meeting was held at Skardu on Friday 24, 2014.
Talking to the media the chief minister Gilgit-Baltistan said that the medical college and hospital will bring revolutionary changes in the province. He also added that the request was put forward by the Gilgit-Baltistan government before the Army Chief, General Raheel Sharif during his recent visit to Gilgit-Baltistan. Mr. Shah said that this meeting with Mj Azhar was a follow up of that request where the project was discussed in details.