Tirumala now has a full-fledged hospital

Eight specialist doctors, including dentists and an ophthalmologist, will work at the facility, the TTD chairman added.

Published: 15th February 2020 09:04 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th February 2020 09:04 AM   |  A+A-

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams. (File Photo |EPS)

By Express News Service

TIRUPATI: Pilgrims visiting Tirumala won’t need to rush out of town in case of a medical emergency anymore as the Aswini Hospital here has been upgraded with two ICUs and a mini operation theatre. It was upgraded with donations from the Tata Trust, and inaugurated on Friday by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Board of Trustees chairman YV Subba Reddy.

The  full-fledged hospital now has 30 beds, two ICUs, a state-of-the-art diagnostic laboratory and a mini operation theatre where emergency surgeries can be performed, Subba Reddy said.

Eight specialist doctors, including dentists and an ophthalmologist, will work at the facility, the TTD chairman added.

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