The ceremonial puja for the upcoming SUM Ultimate Medicare (SUMUM), a multi-speciality hospital being set up by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan here, was held on Tuesday coinciding with the holy ‘Akshyay Trutiya’.
The new hospital will provide world class health care facility with infrastructure of international standard offering next-generation treatment in patient-focussed and technology-enhanced settings to the patients.
The soon to be launched quaternary hospital will cater to the growing medical needs of the people with efficient doctors and equipment through its campus spread over ten acres. Preparation for the inauguration of SUMUM are progressing as per schedule.
SOA President Prof. Manojranjan Nayak appreciated the efforts and commitment of the team working on the timely execution of the project. SUMUM CEO Dr. Swetapadma Dash performed the puja.
The ceremonial puja was attended, among others, by Brig. Dr. Biraj Mohan Mishra, Chief of Medical Services, Prof. Ashok Mohapatra, SOA’s Director (Health Programmes), Dr. Pushparaj Samantasinhar, Medical Superintendent of Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, respective departmental heads, senior officials and staff of the project.