RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: A Special Ceremony was held at Army Medical College Rawalpindi to mark the completion of 200 cochlear implants, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The Surgeon General of Pakistan Army Lieutenant General Nigar Johar graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
The first successful cochlear implant was carried out in 2017. On the direction of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the facility was further extended to children born with hearing disability.
Speaking at the occasion, Lieutenant General Nigar Johar commended all ranks of the Army Medical Corps for their meritorious service during peace and war.
The completion of 200 cochlear implants is indeed a remarkable achievement indicative of the innovativeness and commitment of the Army Medical Corps to public health and wellbeing.