A five feet long worm was taken out from the abdomen of a child by medical treatment at District Headquarters Hospital Harnai.

The Medical Officer of the hospital, Dr. Wazir Khan Marri said on Monday that a child suffering from stomach pain was brought to hospital, who was given medicines which caused the worm leaving the abdomen of the child.

"Javed, a five-year-old child, the resident of village Killi Chhap, District Harnai was given emergency medicines at the district headquarters hospital after he was suffering severe stomach pain for last several days," the doctor said, adding that after the medication, a five-fee long worm leave the abdomen of the child. He said that the condition of the child is now better.