South Delhi to get two more hospitals



New Delhi: Construction of two hospitals will soon begin in South Delhi area with a combined capacity of 300 beds, Delhi Health Minister A K Walia said on Thursday.

He said a 200 bedded hospital will come up at Ambedkar Nagar while another 100 bedded hospital will be constructed at Chattarpur area.

Walia was speaking after inaugurating a dispensary at Saket in South Delhi.

The dispensary, which is the 236th in the city, has been constructed at a cost of Rs 2.30 crore.

Walia said the new dispensary will cater to the medical needs of 50,000 people in Saket and nearby localities.

Delhi Assembly Speaker Yoganand Shastri was also present on the occasion.

PTI