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Gujarat: Prime Minister Modi to lay foundation stone for AIIMS Rajkot today


Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for the Indian Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Rajkot in Gujarat on Thursday, December 31.

The stone-laying ceremony is scheduled to begin around 11 a.m. M. By videoconference.

The Governor of Gujarat, the Chief Minister of the State, the Union Minister of Health and the Union Minister of Health (MoS) will also be present on the occasion.

About 201 acres of land has been allocated for the project. It will be built at an estimated cost of Rs 1,195 million and is expected to be completed by mid-2022.

The 750-bed state-of-the-art hospital will also have a 30-bed Ayush block. The medical school will also have 125 MBBS seats and 60 nursing seats.

Hindustan Times