Bashundhara Group, a leading business conglomerate in the country, will continue support for pediatric cardiology to facilitate treatment of the underprivileged children with heart diseases.
Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan gave the assurance when a delegation of physicians from Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital and Research Institute (ICHRI) called on him at his office in the capital on Sunday.The delegates include ICHRI pediatric cardiology department head Dr Shahidul Islam, cardiac surgeon Dr Mohammad Rokonujjaman Selim and Admin division head Manjurul Hoque.
The physicians said that there are a significant number of children die of cardiac problems every year as facilities in public and private hospitals are not enough to provide treatment for a huge number of patients.
During the meeting, they also sought technical support from the Bashundhara Group chairman to develop infrastructure for providing modern services for children.
Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan assured the physicians of providing support for the expansion of pediatric cardiology facilities in Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital.
Bashundhara Group has been providing support for the treatment of the underprivileged children with heart diseases.