ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday has taken suo moto notice of reported closure of Bone Marrow Transplant Centre (BMTC) at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) in Islamabad.

The notice was taken on an application filed by parents of the children getting treatment there.

In a plea, they have stated that bone marrow transplant is the only cure available to children with Thalassaemia major and around 500 children are on the waiting list for transplants.

Taking notice of the issue, CJP has sought report from Secretary Ministry of Capital Administration and Development Division within three days.