PM thanks Muktamoni’s physicians


PV Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina thanked the physicians who successfully conducted the surgery of Muktamoni, a 12-year-old girl from Satkhira with a vascular tumor ‘Hemangioma’.

Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) Burn Unit Coordinator Dr Samonto Lal said that they received a thanksgiving telephone call from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Saturday noon (August 12).

Earlier, at around 08:45am, Muktamoni laid for her second surgery at the Operation Theatre (OT) at storey-2 of DMCH which continued till 11:00am, where a tumor weighing almost 3kg was removed from her right arm.

Afterwards, she was kept at the Intensive Care Unit (UNIT) at the hospital.

“The Prime Minister asked me: Samonto, is it possible to save the hand of the girl? Then I said her: You do pray; we will give our best efforts”, said Dr Samonto Lal.