Chairman CDA directs timely completion of Capital Hospital


ISLAMABAD, JAN 12 (DNA) – Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA), Aamir Ali Ahmed visited under construction block of Capital Hospital on Tuesday.

Speaking at the occasion Chairman CDA directed the concerned authorities to assure the timely completion of the project. He also directed them to construct an underground parking.

Member engineering briefed the Chairman at the occasion and said that the project was supposed to be completed in March of the current year, but due to coronavirus situation in previous year the project is expected to be completed little bit late than the said time. This additional block will have the capacity of 100 beds. Air conditioning and other facilities will also be available.

The departments of ICU and CCU will be established in this block. All OPDs and Diagnostic centers of the hospitals will be in the basement of 5 storey building. Besides this, 6 rooms will be allocated for consultants, 8 for medical officers, and 04 for diagnostic procedures.

Diagnostic services will include ECG, Echocardiography, and others. There will be 33 beds ward for females at the first floor. Second floor will be containing 16 beds ward, CCU, Angiography suit, VIP Cardiac room, nursing station, duty rooms, and store of medical equipment. There will be 18 beds officers medical wards at third floor, he added.

Speaking at the occasion, Chairman CDA directed for floor wise completion of the block soon and said that work should also be started on installation of air conditioning system, lifts, HVC system and others such installations.

The administration of the hospital should complete PC 1 regarding furnishing and equipment so that there would be no delay in work. Chairman CDA said at the occasion that he will himself inspect the construction work every week.=DNA