Maruti Suzuki Lays Foundation Stone For A Hospital And A School At Sitapur, Gujarat
Maruti Suzuki India Limited announced to undertake two mega projects under its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives. The Company laid the foundation stones for a Multispeciality Hospital and a Senior Secondary School at Sitapur, Gujarat.
Maruti Suzuki has partnered with Zydus Hospitals, a leading provider of healthcare services, to set up a multi speciality hospital in Sitapur. The hospital will be managed and operated by Ramanbhai Foundation, the CSR arm of Zydus Group.
The hospital is expected to serve over 3 lakh people residing at Sitapur and adjoining villages at affordable charges. Starting with a 50-bed facility, the hospital will be progressively expanded to 100 beds. The facility spread over 7.5 acres, will be one of its kind in the area with super specialization services like Emergency care & Trauma Services, Advanced Diagnostic Services, Critical Care for stabilization in life-threatening conditions, Mother & Childcare, Eye care, ENT, Internal Medicine, general medicine with Cardiac Care facilities. Neurology, Urology, and Nephrology will be added in a phased manner depending on need.
Earlier, in September 2018, Maruti Suzuki had partnered with Zydus Hospitals to set up a modern Polyclinic (Health centre) facility at Becharaji village, Mehsana district.
With an endeavor to provide quality education to children in its adopted villages, the Company has decided to build “Maruti Suzuki Podar Learn School” a senior secondary school in Sitapur. The school will be built in a phased manner, initially with primary wing followed by senior secondary school.
In order to provide the best quality education the Company has partnered Podar Education Network, a leading name in educational services in the region. The school will be affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education and Podar Education Network will design the curriculum. The school will focus on offering education with emphasis on overall personality development of the students. Open spaces, well-equipped classrooms and qualified teachers will bring quality education to students in the rural belt of Sitapur and adjoining village communities.
The school will be spread over 7.5 acres encompassing a primary wing, senior wing and administration block. Additional facilities like auditorium and swimming pool will also be built over a period of time.