Tanzania is planning to tie up with two Bangalore based hospitals to provide telemedicine service in Tanzania. Lions Club of Dar Es Salam is planning to tie up with Narayana Hrudayalaya and Manipal Hospital in Bangalore. More than 41 poor patients, including 28 children underwent surgery for congenital and rheumatic heart diseases at Narayana Hrudayalaya. The country will bring 160 Tanzanian children in the coming months for heart surgeries at Narayana Hrudayalaya and Manipal Hospital. Lion’s Club President Hyderali Gangji stated that the cost of surgery is much lower than as compared to South Africa, UK and the US while the quality matched global standards.