Health Minister T Harish Rao, along with local MLA Dr C Laxma Reddy and Minister V Srinivas Goud, inaugurated a new 100-bed Area Hospital in Jadcherla on Saturday. The hospital was built at a cost of Rs 30 crore and is equipped with all facilities, including emergency, ICU, dialysis, gynaecological, paediatric and ICU services. It will provide high-quality health services to the people of Jadhcerla constituency and surrounding areas.
During the inauguration, the Health Minister spoke about the government’s priority to improve public health infrastructure in Telangana. As part of this, they are renovating and equipping existing government hospitals, as well as expanding health infrastructure by constructing 100-bed hospitals in each constituency. The government has also decided to build 500-bed hospitals in each constituency in the coming days.
Harish Rao also talked about various healthcare initiatives taken up in Mahabubnagar district during the past 9 years after the formation of Telangana. Mahabubnagar district has the first government medical college in the entire state. After the reorganisation of the old district, today the erstwhile Mahbubnagar is having 5 new government medical colleges each in Mahabubnagar, Wanaparthy, Nagarkurnool, Narayanpet and Jogulamba Gadwal district.