Sahiwal Medical College Principal Iftikhar Ahmed Ch has said that establishment of Laparoscopy Centre will be beneficial to surgeries of appendix and gall bladder and diagnose of other belly-related diseases will become possible.

He expressed the views while speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Laparoscopy Centre at DHQ Hospital here on Tuesday.

Laparoscopy Surgeon Dr Shahid, Dr Karim Shah Sherazi, Dr Mazhar Iqbal and other doctors were also present on the occasion. Dr Iftikhar Ch said that the government was committed to serving the ailing humanity, adding that this useful addition would now ensure surgeries without cut and patients would live a normal life.

He said that Rs5 million had spent on the installation of the laparoscopy machine which would benefit people of the neighbouring Sahiwal, Okara and Pakpattan districts.