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    The donkey business is flourishing in Lahore, with the city now boasting of having the third largest population of donkeys in the world. As a matter of routine, an average donkey in Pakistan makes Pakistani rupees 1,000 ($ 7) in a day.

    The Pakistani government has found it to be an economic necessity to open a hospital just for donkeys. Located in the bustling city of Lahore, the hospital will serve "donkey patients" free of charge.

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    That the government has conceived a hospital dedicated to such mammals has gladdened the hearts of owners and donkey breeders.

    The "donkey news" has gone viral on the internet and has attracted lots of attention.

     

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