Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic and CSR arm of Infosys has inaugurated the Silver Jubilee Block at Sri Ramakrishna Sevashrama, Pavagada. The Foundation provided a grant of Rs 5.5 crore towards the construction and development of this Block, that will aim to provide the best-in-class Ophthalmology and ENT services, among other healthcare facilities to patients.
The grant from Infosys Foundation was utilised to construct this Block which will accommodate special units for eye care, two operating theatres for surgical procedures, a high-tech diagnostic centre, an ENT centre and a cancer clinic. In addition, a part of the grant was also used to procure necessary medical equipment, furniture, computers, and air conditioners required for operation theatres. This Silver Jubilee Block will aim to facilitate almost 4,000 surgeries and benefit a minimum of 30,000 outpatients every year.
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