Mangaluru, Jan 4,2017 : Chikkaballapura MP and former union minister M Veerappa Moily visited the Lady Goschen Hospital on January 4, Wednesday and inspected the ongoing works of the new block of the hospital.
Speaking to press persons later, Moily said the new block will be inaugurated on March 23 as scheduled by the State Health Minister. He expressed his satisfaction over the progress of the works and said a sum of Rs 21.75 crore was provided for the purpose by ONGC and MRPL. Moily also informed that Rs 17 crore has been spent towards the project works so far. The state government on its part has sanctioned Rs 10 crore for the pending work, the tender process for which is underway, said Moily.