AIIMS ready to provide telemedicine facility to Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur : Dr Randeep Guleria

Mar 11, 2018 17:05 | Poltics

Dharamshala (Arvind Sharma ) 11/03/18

Ex CM and BJP MP from Kangra Shanta Kumar , who is also President of the Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur, honoured Padamshree Dr Randeep Guleria, Chairman of AIIMS Delhi, at Palampur Today for his excellent  services . The function was organised by the Himalyan yoga or prakritik Shodh (himalyan Yoga and Natare Cure )wing of the institution.

Dr Guleria thanked  Shanta Kumar  for the facilitation  and said,” The YOG and Nature cure is also highly important medical sciences. we should do more research work on this field.”

He said that an integrated centre for medicine research has been created in AIIMS , and similar centre could be created in Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur too. He said that expert guidance could be provided to the medical staff of Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur through telemedicine, and both the institutions can work together in field of research. He added,” AIIMS is already providing telemedicine facility to the students of Shimla and Tanda medical colleges of Himachal .” Dr Guleria thanked Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur, for honouring him.

Shanta Kumar said,” Dr Randeep Guleria is the first person of the district to get PadamShree in the field of medicine and we are all proud of him.” Shanta said that Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur was established with the help of Rs 23 crore collected from public of Himachal, and today it is in  service the public without earning any profit. He said that this is the first institute to provide natural cure and the people from all over the world are being benefited here . He urged the state government to provide Super Speciality medical facility in Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur.

Health Minister HP Vipin Parmar said that the state government is ready to provide any kind of help for the uplift of Vivekanand Medical institution which was created by Shanta Kumar. He said,” The present Director of AIIMS and the PGI Chandigarh , are both belongs to Himachal, which is a proud for the state.”

Born out of a vision to provide healthcare to all strata of society, Vivekanand Medical Trust, Palampur opened its doors in July 2013 and since has grown strength by strength into one of the most reputed secondary & tertiary care hospitals in Himachal Pradesh. Set up amidst the serene hills of Palampur in a sprawling 1.5lac sq. ft. site, the Vivekanand Medical Institute was established under the Vivekanand Medical Trust. It is a multi-speciality hospital, equipped with the latest facilities to provide best quality healthcare and wellness service to the people of Himachal Pradesh.

 Food supply minister Kishan Kapoor, industy minister Vikram thakur and UD minister ms Sarveen Choudhary  were also present in the function