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Those Wonderful Parsis
By:Dr Shabbir, Florida
Date: Sunday, 27 December 2020, 5:24 pm
In Response To: Parsi-Helpful Community--THANKS (abdalaziz ariff)

My first job after a residency at JPGMC was in 1969: BMH Parsi General Hospital, Karachi.

One of the most gorgeous, well-organized and well-kempt neighborhoods I have ever seen was Parsi Colony, Karachi.

In those days, the city was inhabited by 250 thousand Parsis who were great citizens by all means. Parsi doctors, dentists, engineers, architects, businessmen, entrepreneurs, civil servants, teachers, educationists, dancers, intellectuals, broadcasters, fashion designers were among the best in the world.

Dr. Roenton B. Khambatta was a renowned cardiologist in the Commonwealth countries and his younger brother Dr. Kershaw B. Khambatta used to travel between Pakistan-India-England to conduct the most complicated surgeries. I still feel honored to have been their student at the Parsi General Hospital.


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Parsi-Helpful Community--THANKS
abdalaziz ariff -- Sunday, 27 December 2020, 6:18 am
Those Wonderful Parsis
Dr Shabbir, Florida -- Sunday, 27 December 2020, 5:24 pm
Re: Those Wonderful Parsis
Sidqi. Ca -- Sunday, 27 December 2020, 7:03 pm