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New district general hospital opened at Nuwara Eliya

15 July 2019 - 249   - 0

A new district general hospital was declared open in Nuwara Eliya by President Maithripala Sirisena today (Jul 15).

The hospital was constructed through a Rs 7 billion grant from the Dutch government, the President's Media Division noted.

Among the facilities at the hospital are a ward with 600 beds, an Intensive Care Unit, an Accident Ward, and housing quarters for nurses.

A pharmacy and a dialysis unit too have been constructed within the hospital.

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