Jaurria Hospital to be completed in two years



A new 60-bed hospital being constructed at Jaurria near Chakri with the cost of Rs 499.7 million would be completed within two years, Director Development and planning District Health Authority Dr Ahsan Ali said Tuesday.

Talking to media, he said 10 percent of work on the project has already been completed. “A sum of Rs 352.44 million will be spent on the construction whereas the rest of Rs 147.29 million will be utilized for the procurement of medical equipment and machinery,” he added.

The Director informed that modern healthcare facilities including ventilators, ultrasound digital beamformer, Dental unit imported, Anesthesia machine with cardiac monitor and others will be made available for the Jaurria hospital.—APP