Faridabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday inaugurated Amrita Hospital being constructed at an estimated cost of around Rs 6000 crores here.
Managed by Mata Amritanandamayi Math, the super speciality hospital will be equipped with 2600 beds.
The Hospital will provide state-of-the-art healthcare facilities to the people of Faridabad and the entire NCR region.
Prime Minister is also scheduled to travel to Mohali and dedicate ‘Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital and Research Centre’ to the Nation, at Mullanpur, New Chandigarh, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar District (Mohali) at around 02:15 pm.
The Hospital has been built at a cost of over Rs 660 Crore by Tata Memorial Centre, an aided institute under Department of Atomic Energy, government of India.
The Cancer Hospital is a tertiary care hospital of 300 bed capacity and is equipped with modern facilities to treat all types of cancers using every available treatment modalities like Surgery, Radiotherapy and Medical oncology – Chemotherapy, immunotherapy and Bone marrow transplant.
The Hospital will function like a ‘hub’ of cancer care and treatment in the region, with the 100 bedded hospital in Sangrur functioning like its ‘spoke’.