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Govt officer allegedly manhandles Karachi surgeon

The doctor says the man punched him in the face so hard, his spectacles broke

By Web Desk
March 10, 2021

A well-known eye surgeon  and a senior lady doctor were allegedly assaulted  by a government officer in Karachi, Geo News reported Wednesday.

According to a complaint submitted in Newtown Police Station, Dr Azam, serving in a private hospital on Stadium Road, has requested that a case be registered against Khizar (last name unknown) — the government officer.

The doctor's application said Khizar's wife had undergone eye surgery at his hospital. However, yesterday, Khizar entered his clinic and insulted and pushed his senior medical officer, Dr Shahnila.

When the doctor intervened and tried to stop the act, the government official struck him as well, the application said. The doctor said Khizar punched him in the face so hard, his spectacles broke.