Tamil Nadu Government allocates Rs 43 cr for health dept infrastructure

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Government on Wednesday allocated a sum of over Rs 43 crore for the health department. 

The funds will be used towards procuring modern equipment and developing other
infrastructure in various hospitals, a government release here said. 

Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa allocated Rs 18.20 crore for 55 integrated child and maternal care centres, Rs 10 crore for government medical college 
hospitals and government hospitals and Rs 15.19 crore towards buying 116 new ambulance vehicles, it said.