The hospital ward is being constructed at a total cost of over Rs 11 million donated by the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Foreign Ministry and this is the second installment of the donation.
The first installment of Rs 2 million was handed over to the Health Ministry in September 2008 and the third and final installment is to be handed over on completion of the building. The construction of the ward is being carried out by CECB under the supervision of the Ministry of Healthcare and Nutrition.
The donation was made in the presence of Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama, members of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Foreign Ministry and Ministry officials.
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