Naudero, Sindh: Pakistan Medical Association PMA has condemned attack on a senior doctor. On the call of Pakistan Medical Association, Larkana chapter, the doctors of Chandka Medical College & Hospital Wednesday boycotted their OPD duties in the morning, took out a protest rally from Civil Hospital which terminated at Larkana Press Club where they held protest demonstration.
The boycott was in protest against an attempt last night to kidnap a senior doctor from his private clinic in Larkana.
Professors Saifullah Jamro, Khursheed Abbasi and Badar Junejo, Dr. Shah Baig Chandio and Dr. Ikram Tunio addressing the protesting doctors said one of their senior colleagues was attacked by unknown armed men when he was sitting in his private clinic examining patients. They further said that when the attackers failed in their criminal act they tried to forcibly kidnap Dr Manzoor Ali Soomro, senior registrar of Paeds Medicine Department of Chandka Hospital but their bid was foiled by the staff of the clinic and the passersby. The PMA demanded foolproof security for doctors and arrest of the criminals.