Gujarat launches mobile cancer hospital

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad


Chief Minister Narendra Modi today launched mobile hospital Sanjivani Rath for the cancer treatment, first of its kind in India, to mark completion of eight years as Gujarat Chief Minister.



Modi has longest tenure as Chief Minister of Gujarat.Sanjivani Rath, said to be the first mobile facility for cancer patients is all equipped with ultra-Modern equipments for detecting and treating cancer.


It will be used for the first ‘cancer detection camp’ in interior are of Gujarat on October 11, the birth-anniversary of Jay Prakash Narayan.The Sanjivani Rath is a joint venture of State’s Health Department and Gujarat Cancer and Research Society.


Besides advanced instruments, it offers telemedicine facilities through communication- systems providing linkage with Cancer Hospital. Flagging off the Rath, Modi reaffirmed his deep commitment to make significant improvement in Human Development Index. Focus is on bringing quality changes in the infrastructure and social service sectors.


Top priority is given to public welfare by providing safe-drinking water, quality education, and better health services. The Sanjivani Rath would fulfill its social obligation in the right earnest. He also elaborated upon the successful outcomes of 108-EMRI Ambulance Service Network in the State.


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