PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of AIIMS Rajkot via video conferencing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to virtually lay the foundation stone today of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Rajkot. This project will improve the healthcare infrastructure in Gujarat. The event would be attended by Gujarat CM, Governor, Health Minister & Union MoS for Health.

A total of 201 acres of land has been allotted for the project in Rajkot, Gujarat. It will be built at an estimated cost of Rs. 1195 crores and is expected to be completed by mid of 2022. There are a total of 15 AIIMS across India. AIIMS Rajkot will be the 16th institute in the country under the group of autonomous public medical colleges of higher education.