Security Reason, Sri Lankan doctor’s team excused to visit KP province

Peshawar, 25 September 2011, Sri Lankan doctor’s team has excuse to provincial government for not visiting the KP province. Teams has excuse because the current situation of the province. Visit of the Sri Lankan doctor’s team was schedule to visit the province and check the current situation of the Dengue Fever in KP.


According to health department sources Sri Lankan Embassy and Punjab government has informed the provincial government and excuse from visit.

The main reason of the visit cancellation is terrorism in province, which effect not only local but also foreign, whose didn’t visit now KP province.


Sri Lankan Doctor’s team has visited last week Lahore and different cities of the Punjab to check the patients and Dengue virus. The teams has schedule visit to Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa province, but Sri Lankan Doctors team excuse from the visit. Dengue virus effect KP and Punjab province and till yet more then 90 peoples killed in two provinces.


Provincial government has request federal government for support in dengue virus; through Heath Department KP government demand that if Malaysian Doctors visit the province to check the status of Dengue fever. Malaysian Doctors teams visit due in coming month in Pakistan.