NELLORE: Lauding Apollo Group of Hospitals chairman Prathap C Reddy for establishing the hospitals in several places, chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu has urged the corporate hospital to be kind enough in providing qualitative treatment at reasonable price to the poor and middle-class people in the society.
Addressing the inaugural of Apollo Hospital at Pinakini Nagar on Muthukuru Road in the city Sunday, the chief minister felt that it was a mammoth task to extend medical support in all aspects, even as the government was providing medical treatment for free through NTR Arogya Seva.
Due to establishment of Apollo Hospital in Nellore, people from the neighbouring districts like of Chittoor, Kadapa and Prakasam can now have avail sophisticated treatment, he said.
Meanwhile, the government was initiating efforts in making the state a ‘Healthcare Hub’ by encouraging establishment of a number of private hospitals, he added.
Apollo Group of Hospitals chairman Prathap C Reddy said that the Nellore branch of the hospital has every facility like that in the Chennai branch.