ISLAMABAD - To mark World Hepatitis Day, falling on Saturday, a private hospital will hold a free hepatitis screening camp to provide free screening services from 10:00 a.m. to 03:00 a.m. today (Saturday).

A free medical camp for hepatitis patients at Shifa Pharmacy and Medical Centre in Pak PWD Housing Society, Islamabad Highway, Islamabad will also be established where eminent Liver Transplant Surgeon Dr. Faisal Dar of Shifa International Hospital, along with his team, will see hepatitis patients from 9am to 3pm on the said day. The main aim of organizing the camps is to create awareness among masses as well as provide them a free facility to know about their liver in order to prevent serious health issues related to liver. People from all walks of life are encouraged to actively participate in the campaign as their active participation can only make these campaigns successful. Citizens of twin cities are requested to participate in the medical and screening camps with their loved ones to save them from deadly diseases like Hepatitis B & C.