ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Board of Trustees of Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital (NSKH) was held under the chairmanship of Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar at the Finance Minister’s office here Monday.
The Board which reviewed the progress of work of the construction of the NSKH, a 116 bed hospital located in Swat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, was informed that work on the hospital would be completed by May 31, 2014.
The Nawaz Sharif Kidney Hospital is being constructed through funds raised entirely by private philanthropists and is aimed to provide state of the art facilities to the people living in and around the adjoining areas of Swat.
The Hospital spread over an area of 32 kanals with a constructed area of 84,600 sq feet shall have a diagnostic, O.P.D., Male and Female Wards, operation theatre, dialyses unit and other facilities.
While expressing satisfaction over the work, the Board approved the revised cost of construction including finishing work and Purchase of equipment for the Hospital.
The meeting was told that substantial grey work of the construction had been completed while recruitment work would be carried out simultaneously so that it is completed at the same time when finishing work is completed.