The super speciality block being constructed at the Goa Medical College Hospital (GMCH) in Bambolim was sanctioned a sum of Rs 60 cr by the Goa government on 28th September. According to the sources, the 500-bed speciality hospital will be inaugurated by the end of this year, under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)
“The administrative approval and expenditure sanction of the government is conveyed to the Dean of GMC for the release of Rs 60 crore in 12 instalments of Rs 5 crore each, towards setting up of the super speciality block in GMC under phase II of the PMSSY scheme,” the order issued by state undersecretary Tru Manerkar said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had laid the foundation stone for the Rs 350 crore project in February, 2018. The project is being executed by The Union government’s Hospital Services Consultancy Corporation Ltd.