Home Minister Amit Shah laid foundation of 350 Bedded ESIC Hospital in Gujarat

The hospital would look after 12 lakh employees and their families along with the villagers of Sanand, said the Home Minister.

Home Minister Amit Shah laid foundation of 350 Bedded ESIC Hospital in Gujarat

New Delhi: Shri Amit Shah, Union Minister for Home Affairs & Cooperation laid the foundation stone of 350 Bedded (Upgradable upto 500 bedded) ESIC Hospital, Sanand Ahmedabad, Gujarat today.

The 350 bedded hospital will have OPD, indoor facilities, X-ray, radiology, laboratory, operation theater, Obstetrics & Gynaecology facilities, ICU and ultrasound among other modern facilities.  

Construction of the hospital spread over 9.5 acres would entail an expenditure of Rs. 500 crores.  

It may soon be upgraded to 500 bedded hospital as per requirement. The hospital would look after 12 lakh employees and their families along with the villagers of Sanand, said the Home Minister.

The Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah, reiterated Prime Minister’s three-pronged holistic approach towards health infrastructure which includes, expansion of medical science infrastructure and human resources; bringing traditional Indian medicine like Ayush into the mainstream, and to expand the availability of expertise through the use of technology.