The newly built, state of art Operation Theatre, Intensive Care Unit and Ward Complex at the Embilipitiya Base Hospital vested with the public under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena, today (15).
These development works had been done at a cost of around 100 million rupees in order to remove many shortages at the hospital existed for a long period.
After declaring open the Ward Complex, the President made an inspection tour of the hospital.
He also registered the first patient to the Male’s Ward.
The President laid the foundation stone for new five- storey building complex to be constructed in the premises of the hospital.
Around Rs 5,700 million is expected to spend by the Government for the development works of the Embilipitiya Base Hospital.