Free-of-charge Dialysis Hospital Started In Delhi
A 101-bedded dedicated free-of-charge kidney dialysis centre is up and running at the premises of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib in Delhi.
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is one of the most prominent Sikh gurdwaras in Delhi. Inside the Gurudwara, a new hospital has been built. The name of the hospital is called Guru Harkrishan Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Kidney Dialysis Hospital. This is the biggest kidney dialysis hospital. It has no cash or billing counter to ensure free treatment to the patients admitted there.In addition to the treatment, the patients along with the attendants will be provided free food during the course of the treatment. The food will be supplied from the gurudwara’s ‘langar’. The hospital is equipped with most technically advanced medical facilities and would function round-the-clock. Currently the hospital has a capacity of 101 beds. They will soon increase its capacity to 1,000 beds. For this and operational expenditure, the committee said it will raise donations from corporate giants, individual donations and also implement government schemes.For now, the hospital will take patients who visit in person. The online registration will be started soon.