CM Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez ur Rehman will inaugurate a fifty-bed first ever cardiac hospital of the province in Gilgit on Tuesday.
Notables of the area and public representatives will attend the function.
Talking to APP, advisor to CM GB, Shams Mir said the project would be completed at an estimated cost of Rs 1.5 billion which were allocated in Public Sector Development Program (PSDP), adding the hospital would be completed in a record time of 18 month.
He said the project was included in PSDP during the era of PML(N) government but since then it was pending.
The sitting government of GB has asked the federal government to put this project in PSDP keeping in view its importance and the problems of GB people, he added.
The Advisor said that according to a survey more than ten thousand people in Gilgit Baltistan are suffering from cardiac diseases and are forced to visit Islamabad.