Omair Sana Foundation strives for Thalassaemia Prevention along with Management of patients for more than a decade; Dr. Saqib
Visit to Omair Sana Foundation by Barrister Abid Waheed Shaikh, Managing Director of Pakistan Bait ul Maal and Dr, Adnan Majeed Khan, Regional Director Sindh, Pakistan Bait ul Mall.
Karachi : Barrister Abid Waheed Shaikh, Managing Director of Pakistan Bait ul Maal and Dr, Adnan Majeed Khan, Regional Director Sindh, Pakistan Bait ul Mall visited Omair Sana Foundation They met with parents of the children and participated in birth day cake cutting ceremony of Thalassaemia children. They also distributed gifts to All Thalassaemia children present at that time. Mr. Abid Said that, taking advantages of expertise, we are making a joint venture with Omair Sana Foundation for a state of art Thalassaemia center in Karachi. We are already catering 28% thalassaemia patient in various centers. Earlier, Dr, Saqib Ansari (General Secretary OSF) briefed him about the activities and services of the Foundation for management and eradication of thalassaemia. He said that prevention is a prime focus along with management of thalassaemia where media and other stakeholders are part of our awareness campaign. Without focus on prevention, eradication of Thalassaemia is far cry in our society, Thalassaemia status on CNIC is indispensible. Managing Director Bait ul Maal Barrister Abid Waheed Shaikh praised and appreciated the way OSF is serving the community especially in the realm of Thalassaemia. He informed that Pakistan Bait ul Maal has taken up treatment and awareness of Thalassaemia and we spread in all over country. We are already supporting many NGOs . Pakistan Bait ul Mall is successfully running three Thalassaemai Center in Punjab and Want to Sindh. He endorsed that prevention is vital along with Management of this disorder so that it could be contained. We are also working on national registry to know exact figures of patients in our country and it’s annually incidences and drives a well coordinated strategy, with other NGOs, to get our targets. Ms, Tahseen Akhter, Finance Secretary OSF, Obaid Hashmi Joint Secretary of OSF and other were also present at this moment.