The construction work of Balochistan’s first cancer hospital has started in Quetta. Heavy machinery has started the digging for Sheikh Zaid Cancer hospital.

The budget of Rs. 2 billions was allocated for the hospital and Chief Minister Jam Kamal along with his cabinet inaugurated this project in February but the construction work kept delaying and finally started.

The hospital will not only facilitate the patients from Balochistan but also from Iran and Afghanistan. The government is hopeful that the construction work will completed on time.