Solok – Ahead of Ramadhan holy month 1439 H, Sharia Pawnshop of Padang branch, West Sumatera in cooperation with PKPU Human Initiative Solok held free medical treatment program at Salayo Grand Mosque, Salayo village, Solok regency, Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
At least 65 adults including the elderly and 25 children under five came. The children got additional food and medical checkup, while the adults got blood tension, blood glucose, uric acid and cholesterol checkup. This medical checkup was handled by one PKPU partner doctor, 1 pharmacist, 2 nurses and 1 nurse assistant.
Akmal, SE as the head of Sharia Pawnshop of Padang branch said in his speech that this medical checkup program is expected to benefit people in Selayo village, Solok regency. “Thank you PKPU HI for helping to hold this free medical program,” he added. He hoped for more cooperation with PKPU HI next year.
Ratna (70), one of program receivers showed her excitement about the program. “I am so happy and thankful for this program. It is so helpful. I hope it can be held again,” she said while smiling excitedly. (pkpu-hi)