PTCL and ChildLife Foundation Forge Partnership to Extend Telecommunication Services
Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and ChildLife Foundation have joined forces in a strategic collaboration to provide essential telecommunication services across more than 200 remote telemedicine satellite and emergency centers throughout Pakistan.
Zarrar Hasham Khan, Group Chief Business Solutions Officer at PTCL & Ufone 4G, and Dr. Ahson Rabbani, CEO of ChildLife Foundation, spearheaded the recent ceremony hosted at Karachi’s Civil Hospital’s Emergency Center.
Prominent figures such as Basharat Qureshi, Group VP Enterprise at PTCL, Umar Farooqi, Group Director Enterprise at PTCL, Syed Ali Hussain, GM Information Technology at ChildLife Foundation, and Shahzad Zaki, GM Communications at ChildLife Foundation, graced the event, along with other dignitaries.
PTCL is equipping ChildLife Foundation with advanced connectivity solutions incorporating cutting-edge technology and managed services.
During the event, Zarrar Hasham Khan expressed, “We are privileged to join hands with ChildLife Foundation to contribute to the well-being of the nation’s children. As a national entity, PTCL is at the forefront of digital transformation throughout the country.”
Khan continued, “Through such partnerships, PTCL continues to play a pivotal role in telecom infrastructure development, offering innovative and secure healthcare solutions that contribute to the overall social progress of the nation.”
Dr. Ahson Rabbani, CEO of ChildLife Foundation, emphasized, “The partnership with PTCL signifies a significant leap in utilizing technology to bridge healthcare disparities in underserved regions. The Telemedicine Satellite Centers, powered by PTCL’s communication solutions, empower remote communities with access to expert pediatric consultations, effectively overcoming previous obstacles to quality healthcare.”
He further elaborated, “ChildLife aims to ensure that geographical barriers do not compromise a child’s health. This collaboration underscores our commitment to effecting positive change through innovation and accessible healthcare.”
PTCL and ChildLife Foundation share a mutual dedication to extending top-tier emergency healthcare services to children across Pakistan. This partnership forms a vital component of ongoing expansions in domains like ICT and Security Solutions, playing a pivotal role in establishing a comprehensive digital ecosystem within Pakistan.