Status: Under Implementation
Promoter: Employees State Insurance Corporation
Project: Up gradation of its hospital
Location: Varadarajapuram, dist. Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
Cost: Rs. 10 billion.
Current Status: As of December 2014, the up gradation involves reduction in beds capacity from 500 to 300 beds, and inclusion of new operation theater and construction of new medical college. Work is in progress for the hospital and Medical Council of India is yet to visit the site. Civil work is in progress for the college. The project is scheduled for completion in March 2014. According to media reports, the medical college of ESIC was expected to start admissions from the 2014 -2015 academic year. By then, the hospital would have 500 beds.