Dr. Azra Pechuho
Health Minister Sindh
Dr. Azra is the sister of former President of Pakistan Mr. Asif Ali Zardari. She is currently serving as the Provincial Minister of Health and Population Welfare of Sindh province. This physician and surgeon by training is affiliated with Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and is a three-time member of National Assembly of Pakistan. Dr. Azra is also serving as the chancellor of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST).
Dr. Azra has provided substantial insights to Sindh Government on the current pandemic. Her work has helped establish hospitals and care centers all across the Sindh through which hundreds and thousands of patients have been recovered. She believes that media plays a massive role in spreading information literacy that’s why Dr. Azra is working along with media to disseminate real information to masses.
Dr. Azra is fighting at the forefront along with doctors and paramedic staff to combat this crisis. Her actions represent a message of hope for the people of Sindh. She is making sure that no one is left behind and the medical community gets the respect they truly deserve. Dr. Azra is a leader of both women and men. She is an inspiration for not only a woman but for men of this nation as well.