SHILLONG, April 16: The North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) was awarded with the Kayakalp awards for the year 2017-18 by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Award money of Rs 1.50 crore was also sanctioned to NEIGRIHMS.
Topping the list in Group B Hospitals and Institutions, NEIGRIHMS Shillong left behind Hospitals and Institutions like AIIMS Bhuneshwar, NIMHANS Bangalore, AIIMS Rishikesh who stood 2nd, 3rd and 4th respectively.
Director NEIGRIHMS Prof (Dr) DM Thappa congratulated the Medical Superintendent and his team of Doctors and officials who worked hard throughout the year to get the first position in the KAYAKALP awards. “Your hard work has paid back,” he said on the occasion.