WAZIRABAD
A Homeopathic quack administered an injection to a girl and paralysed her lift arm in village Bhattike while injection is not allowed in the homeopathic way of treatment.
The 22-year-old orphan girl of village Bhattike had been suffering from fever. She visited the clinic of "Dr" Zeeshan for emergency treatment. The quack, using allopathic system of treatment, administered an injection to her left arm which got paralysed. The victim had informed him of the situation but he did not respond positively.
Later, she visited Allied Hospital of Faisalabad where a neurosurgeon advised her to visit Lahore but she due to her poverty could not proceed further because she was unable to bear the heavy expense of treatment in Lahore.
When contacted, the quack stated that it was a routine matter. Some social and political workers visited the victim and demanded that the authorities concerned should take action against the quack. They also demanded treatment of the victim at government level.