District Nazim Peshawar Arbab Asim Khan. - A file photo

PESHAWAR, 15 April: The district government of Peshawar has decided to upgrade Sifwat Ghayyur Children Hospital to international standard.

District Nazim Arbab Asim said at a meeting on Friday that all facilities will be provided in the hospital. He said X-ray machine and CCTV cameras will be installed in children ward besides provision of medical store and new furniture.

The district nazim also directed installation of oxygen machine at the hospital on immediate basis. He also approved Rs5 million for protecting children from convulsion.

He said Sifwat Ghayyur Hospital is the only hospital which provides free of cost treatment to children.