Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Media Release Service

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Pajhwok Mobile App

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Work on 50m afghanis hospital launched in Nangarhar

Work on 50m afghanis hospital launched in Nangarhar

Jul 10, 2017 - 20:57

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): With promises of quality services, the foundation stone of a private hospital was laid in eastern Nangarhar province on Monday.

Governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok Afghan News an Afghan businessman, Eng. Zarghoon Shah, was investing 50 million afghanis on the hospital project.

He said the hospital in Samarkehl locality of Behsud district would offer many health facilities to reduce people’s reliance on hospitals in neighboring Pakistan.

He said the hospital would be furnished with all modern equipment and facilities and besides Afghan doctors, foreign doctors would also in the hospital.

He added a special section for heatstroke, kidney patients and facilities for blood related tests would be made available at the private hospital.

Inamullah Miakhel, public health department spokesman, termed the project as beneficial for the people of Nangarhar and said its administration should provide those facilities which others lacked.

He believed if the hospital provided all health facilities, most people would stop going to Pakistan for treatment.