Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday laid the foundation stone of two hospitals in Kalol, his constituency of Gandhinagar in Gujarat. The 750-bed Adarsh Multispeciality Hospital at Kalol is established by the Umiya Mata Kadva Patidar Education and Samaj Seva Trust Kalol.
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya was also present at the inauguration. Amit Shah said “Today Mansukh Mandaviya has come, should we take advantage of it or not? 750-beds will be made and with some increase in amenities, you can apply and as per provisions, Mansukhbhai will quickly arrange and approve for a medical college.”
Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel, Union Labour Minister and BJP’s Gujarat in-charge Bhupendra Yadav and former Lok Sabha MP from Mehsana Dr A K Patel were among those present at the event.
On Monday, Amit Shah laid the foundation stone of an ESIC Hospital in Sanand. “In Sanand, where nearly 1.30 lakh workers work at one place, the only health facility is a PHC with 10 beds. Yesterday, we laid the foundation stone for a 350-bed ESIC Hospital there. In two days, we have laid down the foundation stone of 500 beds of ESIC Hospital.” adds Shah.
On his two-day visit to Gujarat, Shah also offered prayers at ‘Rupal Vardayini Mata’ temple and inaugurated the newly-constructed ‘Golden Garbhagriha’.