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Federal government takes control of Karachi’s JPMC, NICVD and NICH

All employees there are now employed by the Centre

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May 23, 2019


Second Congo virus victim dies in Karachi in one week

The 75-year-old man was brought to Jinnah hospital on Saturday night

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February 17, 2019


Patients suffer in Karachi as some JPMC doctors protest while others gobble down halwa puri

Public hospitals across Sindh remained closed on Wednesday as doctors went on strike

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February 13, 2019


First death of the year: Congo virus claims life of a 35-year-old woman in Karachi

The woman had been brought to Jinnah hospital in critical condition on Sunday

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February 12, 2019


First Congo virus case of 2019 reported in Karachi

A 35-year-old resident of Orangi Town has contracted the disease

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February 11, 2019


The police fired the bullets that wounded a couple in Karachi’s Korangi, confirms District East DIG

The Korangi SSP has sent the two policemen involved in the firing on a quarter guard as punishment

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January 21, 2019


Supreme Court rules that Karachi’s JPMC will remain a federal institution

It has rejected the Sindh govt’s plea for control of the hospital

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January 16, 2019


Sharjeel Memon gets a surprise visit at Ziauddin Hospital from the chief justice

The top judge visited Ziauddin, NICVD and JPMC in Karachi

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September 1, 2018


Fire at Jinnah hospital’s emergency ward contained

Three fire brigade vehicles have arrived at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center and are trying to douse the flames

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August 10, 2018


Patients at JPMC put forward their complaints during CJP’s visit

KARACHI: Patients undergoing treatment at the Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Centre (JPMC) put forward their claims to Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on the occasion of his visit to the hospital, on Saturday.  Stringent security measures were put in place before the arrival of the chief justice. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar visited the various departments…

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February 17, 2018


JPMC gets new maternity ward with 120 beds

KARACHI: American Ambassador David Hale and Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah inaugurated a new maternity ward at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre that was funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The new maternity ward cost over Rs628 million.   The 120-bed maternity ward replaces an older one that had only 80 beds. USAID previously…

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May 5, 2016


Doctors protest enters 4th day

Demand government’s medical allowance, the doctors and paramedical staff continued their protest at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and National Institute of Child Health (NICH) in Karachi for the fourth day on Thursday.

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September 17, 2015


Doctors multiply miseries of patients

Watch this report on how patients are suffering due to strike of doctors at in Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and National Institute of Child Health (NICH) in Karachi.

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September 16, 2015


CM calls urgent meeting as doctors protest continues

KARACHI: Leaving patients in suffering, the doctors and paramedical staff continued their protest for the third constitutive day today (Wednesday) in Karachi demanding government’s health allowance, Samaa reported. According to our correspondent, at least 18,000 patients had to go back and over 200 operations were suspended due to the strike of medical practitioners in Jinnah…

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September 16, 2015


CCTV footage of fearless killing inside JPMC Emergency

Ahmar Rehman Khan shares with us CCTV footage of fearless killing in Emergency Ward of Jinnah Hospital in Karachi.

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December 22, 2012


Latest cancer treatment machine in JPMC

Faryal Arif shares with us details of latest cyber-knife machine, for cancer treatment, imported for Jinnah Hospital in Karachi.

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August 7, 2012


JPMC staff protest against non recovery of salaries

Staff ReportKARACHI: The staff of Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) closed OPD service in protest against non recovery of their salaries here on Thursday.Salaries for nurses and other staff have not even been sent yet. Also, the allowance for those working in the emergency department has finished. These problems did not take place when the…

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August 11, 2011


Karachi: Police found bomb near JPMC

Staff ReportKARACHI: Police found a bomb of 30 kilograms from the residential colony of Jinnah Post-graduate Medical Center (JPMC) Friday.Police officials said that bomb was planted on a place where people had to perform Jummah prayer today.”It was a terror plot,” said a police official present on the spot.Police, JPMC authorities and other law enforcement…

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June 24, 2011


JPMC strike

Sara Mehmood shares with us closure of a recent strike at JPMC.

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May 31, 2011


JPMC doctors, paramedics to continue protest till Saturday

Staff ReportKARACHI: Jinnah Post medical College’s (JPMC) doctors, nurses and other paramedic staff’s Joint Action Committee (JAC) has announced to continue protest till Saturday, SAMAA reported on Thursday.JPMC staffers continued their protest today and threatened to close Out Patient Department (OPD) at 12.00pm while continuing protest till May 14 (Saturday). The JAC has informed that…

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May 12, 2011


Protest in JPMC

Muhammad Mohsin shows us doctors’ protest in Jinnah Post Medical College (JPMC) Hospital against its transfer from the federal to provincial government.

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May 4, 2011