ISLAMABAD/LAHORE – Murder attempt of Dr Shahid Nawaz in Pakistan Institute Of Medical Sciences (PIMS) commonly known as ‘Complex hospital’ have made doctors feel unsecured as in almost all the Punjab, doctors have denied to work outdoor without proper security.
According to details, Young Medical Association of Pakistan in observing strike in the country especially in big cities of Punjab against the target killing of Doctor.
Reports were received about the doctors’ protest in Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Sahiwal and Bahawalpur. Young Doctors association is demanding for security for all medical staff.
Two days ago on Saturday, doctor Shahid Nawaz, who is the head of cardiology department in Pakistan Institute Of Medical Sciences (PIMS) was attacked outside the ward as pillion riders opened fire on him.
He had sustained serious injuries and was shifted to operation theater immediately where his condition was critical, according to last reports.
Police had closed the entrances and exits of the hospital immediate after the attack but attackers had escaped before the police arrival.
Following the murder attempt of Dr Shahid Nawaz, doctors are observing protest around the country.
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