- Nandamuri Balakrishna announced that foundation stone
- for a proposed new facility at Tullur will be laid soon
- Balakrishna urged Philanthropists to extend a helping hand in generating resources for new facility
Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute inaugurated its first Information Center and Clinic in the capital region of Andhra Pradesh. The facility setup at Kodandarami Reddy Street, Governor Pet was inaugurated by Nandamuri Balakrishna, MLA, Hindupur and Chairman, Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute today. Dr Kodela Sivaprasada Rao, Speaker, Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly and Member, Board of Trustees, BIACH&RI was the guest of honor at the event.
The inaugural event begins with a special puja performed by Nandamuri Balakrishna at the venue. Later he cut a ribbon to mark the formal launch of the facility. Later speaking on a inaugural meeting organized on the occasion, Nandamuri announced that work on a 1,000 bedded cancer facility to be setup at Tulluru, Capital Region of Andhra Pradesh will begun in few months. As the facility huge resources, Balakrishna has appealed to philanthropists to come forward in extending helping hand in donating funds for the same.
While explaining the objective of setting up new information center and clinic at Vijayawada, Sri Balakrishna said that the vision of his parents to take the world class treatment option nearer to needy will be achieved and urged the people to utilize the facility. He also thanked all those who had extended all possible help in converting a 50 bedded cancer facility envisaged by Late Sri NTR into a world class treatment center which is now recognized as India’s largest cancer care facility.
Speaking before that Dr Kodela Sivaprasada Rao has presented various facets of journey through with the organization has passed since its inception. Adding to it, he said that the achievements are possible only due to sheer dedication and commitment shown by trustees, philanthropists from India & USA, Doctors, Staff Members of the hospital thus enabling hospital to earn name and fame. He also remembered all those who had supported the venture.