05 October 2022 | News
MoUs have already been signed to set up industries in the park
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Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the Medical Device Park at Nalagarh, Himachal Pradesh (HP) which will be built at a cost of about Rs 350 crore.
The PM observed that it is a moment of pride for the people of Himachal Pradesh as it is one of the three states that have been selected for the Bulk Drugs Park. Himachal Pradesh is also one of the four states that have been selected for Medical Devices Park and the Nalagarh Medical Device Park is part of this.
Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) of more than Rs 800 crore have already been signed for setting up industries in this Medical Device Park. The project will significantly enhance employment opportunities in the region.
During his visit to HP, the Prime Minister visited & inaugurated AIIMS, Bilaspur constructed at a cost of more than Rs 1470 crore. It is a state-of-the-art hospital with 18 speciality & 17 super speciality departments, 18 modular operation theatres, and 750 beds with 64 ICU beds.