Patients and their relatives suffer frustration due to lack of doctors and other medical staff. Patients and their relatives, especially those coming from far away, are more affected.
The PIC’s OPD, emergency and wards are all closed and patients’ operations and checkups cancelled.
Patients said that they need to take time from the doctor several months in advance for treatment at a heart hospital.
Doctors’ organization Grand Health Alliance announced a three-day mourning in the province, saying today doctors will wear black bandages in the emergency wards.
In Shadman police station, two cases have been registered against lawyers, on which the lawyers declared a complete strike today and the session court is closed.
Lawyers in Lahore yesterday attacked and smashed PIC over a dispute with doctors, resulting in the death of three patients due to lack of medical help.