(G.N.S) dt. 24
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a 2,600-bed private hospital in Haryana. The hospital in Faridabad’s Sector 88, near the Delhi-Mathura road, has a built-up area of one crore sq. ft and the campus will also have a medical college.
A dedicated seven-Storey research block and eight center’s of excellence, including on gastro-sciences, renal sciences, bone diseases and trauma, transplants, and mother and child care, are located on the campus.
Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya and Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar were also present at the event.
Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister Modi said India is a country where healthcare and spirituality are closely linked. He added that COVID-19 was a perfect example of a successful spiritual-private partnership that helped create awareness and implement the world’s largest vaccination drive.
“A combination of technology and modernization will lead to the country’s progress in the healthcare sector,” the Prime Minister said, adding that India is endeavoring to ensure that governments and others come forward to transform the health and education sectors on a mission mode.