Ranchi (By our correspondent): Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das along with Ratan Tata will jointly lay the foundation stone to build a cancer hospital in the state on Saturday. In a function which will be held in Kadma Maidan Sukuhutu Road, RINPAS Ranchi the duo will lay the foundation for the hospital which will be set up by the Tata Trust.
The event will also be attended by the State’s Health Minister Ramchandra Chandravanshi, Ranchi MP Ramtahal Chowdhary, Kanke MLA Jeetu Charan Ram and Chief Secretary Sudhir Tripathi.
The hospital will come up in the premises of the Ranchi Institute of Neuro- Psychiatry and Allied Sciences (RINPAS). The government has decided to give 23.5 acres of land to the Trust for a period of 30 years. Officials said 50 percent of the beds in the hospital will be reserved for the people of Jharkhand and special facilities will be provided to those covered under the state’s insurance