Udayavni Special

Min Sudhakar seeks Union finance minister’s help in setting up AIIMS in State


PTI, Feb 21, 2021, 7:03 AM IST

Bengaluru: Karnataka Health and Medical Education Minister K Sudhakar on Saturday met Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with a proposal to build ”Health City,” as he also sought her support for an All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the State.

On meeting Sitharaman, who is in the city, the minister congratulated her for presenting a ”pragmatic budget’ ‘with health and well-being as one of the key pillars and sought her assistance to get an AIIMS for Karnataka and a sub-centre of NIMHANS in Kalyana Karnataka region, his office said in a statement.

He also discussed the State government’s plan to set up 4 state-of-the-art trauma centres to prevent fatalities due to road accidents and build a Health City with a cluster of super speciality hospitals for treatment of cancer, kidney, cardiovascular and other chronic ailments.

Hailing from the old-Mysuru region, Sudhakar also sought the Centre’s support for the expansion of irrigation facilities in the rain-fed Chikkaballpura and Kolar districts and bifurcation of Kolar-Chikkaballapura District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Limited and DCC Bank, the statement added.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

PM calls for 100-day campaign to clean up water bodies, harvest rain water

Rare coin goes under the hammer, fetches Rs 56 lakh

Rahul Gandhi’s abs has netizens asking him for fitness tips

India records 16,752 fresh COVID-19 cases, biggest single-day jump in 30 days

PSLV-C51 launches Brazil’s Amazonia-1 satellite

ED attaches over Rs 84-cr assets of K’taka-based coop society promoters

Jaish-ul-Hind claims responsibility for dumping explosives laden SUV near Ambani’s house



Related Articles More

No special package announced for constituencies due for by-polls says CM BSY

Chikkamagaluru: Man attempts suicide after lover’s parents fix her marriage

Rare coin goes under the hammer, fetches Rs 56 lakh

B’luru: After new cluster emerges, BBMP Chief blames students coming from Maharashtra, Kerala

ED attaches over Rs 84-cr assets of K’taka-based coop society promoters

MUST WATCH

Chikmagalur: Locals apprehend dacoits after cinematic chase

I request BJP senior leaders not to trust HD Kumaraswamy and BJP must not form an alliance with the JDS: C P Yogeshwar

Problem! in Cowin App

Listen to the story by Dr. Gururaj Karjagi on the concept of ‘Joy of Giving’- Part-3

This full-time construction worker makes caps from areca leaves in his spare time

Latest Additions

No special package announced for constituencies due for by-polls says CM BSY

CM won’t come under pressure: Raut on demand for minister’s ouster

PM calls for 100-day campaign to clean up water bodies, harvest rain water

Chikkamagaluru: Man attempts suicide after lover’s parents fix her marriage

Rare coin goes under the hammer, fetches Rs 56 lakh

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.