SKMCH Karachi will be the biggest cancer hospital in Pakistan: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Karachi will be the largest hospital in Pakistan.

The prime minister took to Twitter and expressed that he felt good to see the start of the construction of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Karachi.

“I have this great feeling watching construction start on SKMT Karachi. InshaAllah, it will be the biggest cancer hospital in Pakistan as well as being equipped with the latest machines.”

The prime minister said that Shaukat Khanum would be the largest cancer hospital in Pakistan. PM Imran Khan said in a recent tweet that the hospital will be equipped with the latest machines.

In the tweet, the premier also shared photos from the scene where construction of the hospital is in progress.

The Shaukat Khanum hospital, launched in the 90s in Lahore, provides free cancer treatment and also has a branch in Peshawar. The prime minister, who has mentioned the hospital in many speeches, had said it has been built “to act as a model institution to alleviate the suffering of patients with cancer”.