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Build state-of-the-art hospitals in major urban centres

The promise is a part of the PTI's plan to "ensure the best healthcare facilities to the poor".
Published October 29, 2018

The PTI, in its manifesto, states that it "will build state-of-the-art hospitals in major urban centres to ensure the best healthcare facilities to the poor".

Source: PTI Manifesto 2018


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