ILS Hospital, Agartala
GPT Healthcare Private Limited, a GPT Group Company, is coming
up with its second project in Agaratala
Near Agartala airport.
When did construction start: November 1, 2008.
Time of commissioning: September 2010.
Total number of beds: 166, which is scalable to 236
Number of beds to be commissioned in first phase:
Corporate or trust: Corporate.
Other hospitals of the group: The group is operating
a 63-bed multi-speciality hospital at Salt Lake City in Kolkata. GPT Group is
a rapidly growing conglomerate of independently managed companies involved in
various sectors of manufacturing, infrastructure projects, medical and health
care, power, mining etc and with a group turnover exceeding Rs 3,500 million.
GPT Group is having international presence also. The company has taken up another
project of 120-bed multi-speciality hospital near Nager Bazar area in the North
Budget (inclusive of cost of land, construction &
equipment): Rs 90 crore.
Type of investment: Private equity.
lacks in modern healthcare facilities and has huge potential to become a
healthcare hub in the North-East region, including neighbouring districts
- Dr Om Tantia
Multi-speciality or single speciality: Multi-speciality.
Any subsidy taken from the Government and what is the
arrangement with the Government against that: Land allotted on lease by
Government of Tripura. Ten per cent beds reserved for BPL.
About architecture: Hosmac India Private Limited has
provided turnkey consultancy.
Reasons for choosing to invest in Agartala: Says Dr
Om Tantia, Managing Director, GPT, "Agartala lacks in modern healthcare
facilities and has huge potential to become a healthcare hub in the North East
region, including neighbouring districts of Bangladesh."
Vision and mission of the hospital: To provide high
standard services with advanced medical treatment, diagnostic technology to
stop out flux of patients from Tripura.
USP of the project: Bringing the proven credibility
of ILS Hospital from Kolkata to Agartala.
Centrally air conditioned: Yes.
Total area of the land: 14,164,05 square metres.
Ways to market it: By providing best medical care
as is being provided at ILS salt lake.
Environment friendly measures: Use of concrete blocks
instead of earthen bricks, STP with tertiary treatment and re-use of treated
liquid waste. Provision for rain water harvesting.
About technology that is latest in the area: Advanced
diagnostic and medical equipment.
Use of IT: Hospital on full HMS and ERP system with
Future plans of the hospital and of the group in healthcare:
In the second phase, the hospital would build cancer surgery unit. The company
is having a vision of setting up chain of hospitals in various cities of North-East