Awareness about Breast cancer indispensable, says Samina Arif Alvi
APP32-23 QUETTA: October 23 - First lady Begum Samina Arif Alvi talking to a social activist Suria Allahdin for controlling breast cancer in Balochistan during a meeting in Governor House. APP photo by Mohsin Naseer

QUETTA, Oct 23 (APP): First Lady Samina Arif Alvi Friday said that breast cancer was a serious issue among women while its complications could be mitigated if diagnosed in time.

She was addressing a ceremony held in connection with the awareness about Breast Cancer here at Governor House Quetta.

A large number of women including Begum Balochistan Governor Dr. Samina Amaan, Deputy Speaker Sardar Babar Musa Khel, Provincial Ministers, Members of Provincial Assembly and doctors were prominent among others who attended the ceremony.

Speaking on the occasion, Samina Arif Alvi said that if a woman suffers from a disease like breast cancer, it will affect the whole family and the home system.

“It is important that this awareness should not be limited to the month of October but Keep educating women and girls about the disease, he maintained.