Monday, October 10, 2005

From A Doctor Involved With Relief Efforts

"I am in the ER days and nights. The roads are blocked due to land slides. They opened one route for only light traffic for Muzzaffarabad 3 hours ago. Severely inadequate supplies (almost nil uptil today) reaching Kashmir.

Electricity down in that area. Our docs were about to get a good beating from the agitated public in Kashmir yesterday and today, because they had no emergeny medical supplies. There are not more than 7 Pakistani orthopaedic and trauma surgical specialists in the whole of Kashmir at the moment. Imagine that." Read More ....

Source: Meanderings
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