Moreover, the land area covered by SINOR will be increased from 40.91 to 43.34 Kanal whereas that of IRNUM will be increased from 20 to 23 Kanals.
The meeting was briefed in detail regarding the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa nuclear medicine centers, SINOR Swat, Proposed upgradation of IRNUM Cancer hospital in Peshawar and role of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission in the health sector,.
In IRNUM hospital Peshawar, there are a 33 officers along with 150 additional staff.
She further said that breast cancer were on the top in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as there were 677 breast cancer patients were registered with them in IRNUM hospital in 2013.
He further said that IRNUM hospital were spending million rupees on one patients of cancer , adding that treatment of cancer is very expensive as well as its medicine were also expensive
On the occasion chief guest and former speaker of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Khushdil Khan appreciate the role of IRNUM hospital for providing quality treatment to the cancer patients.
A doctor of IRNUM
hospital said on the condition to be not to be named that the government allowed different pharmaceutical companies to import the medicine like Cyclophomamide and Doxirubacicine but the companies have stopped the import of the medicines of unknown reasons because of which the patients were facing shortage of medicine.
She said the government would provide more fund to IRNUM Hospital Peshawar for the provision of best treatment facilities to the patients of cancer as IRNUM is the only public sector hospital in the province, wherein all facilities of treatment being available under one roof to the patients.
She lauded the role and efforts of IRNUM Hospital on fight against cancer disease and assured financial help on the part of government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.