State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmad has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has approved the establishment of a medical college at Attock for which a 200-acre land has already been allocated.

During a visit to the proposed site for the college, he said that the construction work would soon start while a colony for the faculty of the college will also be constructed. Accompanied by the officers of the district administration, he said that the establishment of the medical college was a longstanding demand of the residents. He said that the leadership of PML-N was committed to resolving the problems faced by the country and special attention was being paid to provide basic facilities for the people especially those living in the remote areas.