RAWALPINDI  - Free medicine allocations for public hospitals of Rawalpindi have become a dream.

The deprived patients, who frequent OPD (Out Patient Department) and emergency, departments of public hospitals like Benazir Bhutto Shaheed Hospital, Holy Family Hospital and DHQ Hospital (District Head quarter Hospital are facing difficulties in receiving their prescribed medicines.

These medicines include vitamins, life saving drugs and injections, antibiotics, and other important medicines have simply become non-existent, while all patients are told to purchase these medicines on their own.