Press Release

Ambassador of Brazil in Pakistan Claudio Lins along with his wife Zu Lins visited Pakistan Thalassemia Centre, Fatima Jinnah Park, Islamabad. Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (PBM) Barrister Abid Waheed Sheikh welcomed them and gave a detailed briefing about the ongoing projects of PBM. Respected guests were informed that Pakistan Thalassemia Centre (PTC) was extending quality healthcare facilities free of charge to the poor thalassemia patients of the country. Brazilian Ambassador along with his wife during their visit to the treatment ward met with the patients under treatment there and inquired about their health. Brazilian Ambassador applauded the efforts of PBM for providing quality healthcare facilities to the deserving patients of thalassemia. He promised to join hands with PBM to spread smiles among the poor patients of thalassemia. Barrister Abid Waheed Sheikh, on this occasion, said that PBM was serving the poor country fellows in the field of healthcare, education, self-reliance and rehabilitation. He further said that in order to cope up with the growing need of blood, the citizens specially youth must regularly donate blood so as to help patients dependent on blood transfusions to live healthy lives.