Union Labour & Employment Minister lays foundation of 500-bed hospital in Manesar
The hospital will be built on 8 acre area at the cost of Rs 500 crore
Union Labour and Employment, Forest, Environment & Climate Change Minister Bhupender Yadav laid down the foundation stone of 500 bed-hospital of Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) in Manesar, Haryana.
Keeping the need of Nursing staff in ESIC Hospitals, the minister announced to open a nursing college in Manesar. The announcement was welcomed by Haryana CM with the commitment of providing five-acre land for this nursing college.
Yadav told that another Medical College under ESIC will be established in Alwar. The minister said that medical examination for insured persons over 40 years will be undertaken in ESIC hospitals in a phased manner.
The hospital will be built on 8 acre area at the cost of Rs 500 crore. Around six lakh workers from Gurugram and neighbouring districts of Mahendragarh, Nuh and Rewari will get treatment facilities through this hospital.
Shri Yadav announced an open competition for students of Architecture to prepare the design of this Manesar ESIC hospital and declared cash prize of Rs 2 lakhs for first prize, Rs 1.5 lakhs for Second Prize and Rs 1 lakh for third prize.