Lahore (May 11, 2018): The son of Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbalsaid on Friday that his father chose government hospital for treatment to reinforce public trust in state-run healthcare facilities.
“This was despite the fact that all arrangements had been made a private hospital in Lahore,” Ahmad Iqbal said at a press conference today.
Speaking outside the hospital, Ahmad said his father is much better and is walking inside the room.
He explained that doctors will review his father’s status tomorrow while the medical board will meet on Monday after which the future course of action will finalised.
He stated doctors of services hospital are fully capable and they decided collectively that bullet should not be removed, if it would be removed it could have been more harmful.
Ahmed Iqbal thanked all well wishers including Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, who came to see Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal in hospital.