Munir's parents demanded Dr Yasmin Rashid launch a drive against quacks
in all 36 districts of Punjab.
Deputy Commissioner has asked health authorities to launch a decisive action against quacks
, unregistered blood banks, pharmacies and dental clinics.
The local communities were facing many health problems and a large number of people suffering from sever diseases due to the quack
According to the Health Department, 270 clinics of quacks
in Larkana, 302 in Jacobabad, 175 in Shikarpur, 190 in Umerkot, 145 in Karachi West and 159 in Tando Muhammad Khan have been sealed.
HYDERABAD -- The Sindh health authorities have identified more than 5,000 quacks
in the province while more than 2800 clinics have been sealed.
KARACHI -- Sindh government has decided to conduct a province-wide crackdown on quacks
and illegal clinics.
continue to play with the life of innocent people.
After the former Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar directive for crackdown on quacks
and unqualified practitioners, different teams raided the many clinics, hospitals and homes to seal them and imposed heavy fines.
They alleged that drug inspector extorts heavy amounts as monthly, allowing the quacks
to play with the lives of poor people.
According to available information, the PHC teams visited over 11,600 treatment centres and sealed 4,115 quacks
IT has been bad news for quacks
ever since Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP) has come to power in Delhi.
When Daniel Defoe wrote about "running after quacks
and mountebanks for medicines and remedies" in "A Journal of the Plague Year"(1) he distinguished clearly between quacks
and "real doctors." The Oxford English Dictionary (2) defines quack
: "abbreviation of quacksalver.