NTPC Simhadri provided financial assist of Rs. 30 lakhs for setting up of a new Specialty Oncology Block at KGH
Visakhapatnam: With an intent of enhancing the resilience of public healthcare system in Visakhapatnam, NTPC Simhadri has provided financial assistance of Rs 30 Lakhs for construction of and purchase of equipment for new speciality Oncology block at King George Hospital, Visakhapatnam.
The block is currently being used as a COVID ward amidst pandemic. The 500 bed COVID facility has acted as a support structure for COVID management in Visakhapatnam. The advent of COVID-19 has put the public healthcare under stress, thereby making the support of NTPC Simhadri to be of instrumental nature.
With this support, NTPC Simhadri reaffirms its commitment to fight against COVID by enhancing public healthcare system in Visakhapatnam. Sri Diwakar Kaushik, Group General Manager handed over the cheque to Dr. P. Mythili, KGH Superintendent in her office. Sri Prem Chand, Head of HR and K. Prakasa Rao, Dy Manager HR/CSR and staff of KGH also graced the occasion