In an endeavour to improve healthcare infrastructure to make people avail better patient care, the Medanta group is planning to set up hospitals is different parts of Uttar Pradesh. The planning is afoot to establish 1,000-bed hospitals in Gorakhpur, Varanasi, and Allahabad.
“The 1,000-bed hospital in Lucknow will be inaugurated on October 15. The group will also open similar hospitals in Gorakhpur, Varanasi and Allahabad,” said Medanta Group Chairman Naresh Trehan while speaking at second ground breaking ceremony in Lucknow.
Speaking on the occasion he said the treatment cost has been kept affordable at the hospital in Lucknow which is being constructed currently.
This hospital is likely to generate 6,000 direct jobs, and overall more than 13,000 jobs will be generated by the opening of this facility, he said.
Trehan also said that the foundation of a 700-bed hospital in Noida was laid on Sunday.
“In a span of two-and-a-half years, our hospital is ready. If this speed continues, then in the fourth investors’ summit in Noida, the hospital will be inaugurated,” he said.