The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the report submitted by Secretary Health Sindh regarding deaths of children due to malnutrition in Tharparkar.
A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar heard the suo motu notice over deaths of more than 100 children due to deceases and malnutrition in Thar.
During the course of hearing, the court asked about the measures taken by the PPP government to mitigate the situation. It also summoned the top provincial officials court for a briefing on possible solutions on the next date of hearing.
The CJP asked as to why the issue of malnutrition in the Thar district had not been resolved as yet.
To this, the Sindh Additional Advocate General said a report had been submitted. Upon which, the Chief Justice expressed his anger,stating, they had sought a solution not a report.