Pudukuduyirippu Divisional Hospital and Divisional Secretariat to be
The newly constructed Pudukuduyirippu Divisional Hospital will be
opened to the public by Economic Development Minister, Basil Rajapaksa
on Tuesday (28). Minister Rajapaksa will be the chief guest at the
special event that will be held in the Pudukuduyirippu township.
The new hospital is built on the same land as the old hospital and
according to Provincial Director of Health, Dr. S.R. Jude around 38,000
people will benefit with the reopening of the hospital.
"The Out Patients Department is built at a cost of Rs. 26 million.
The new hospital also includes staff quarters which can accommodate
Medical Officers, nurses and midwives," Dr. Jude said. The Staff
quarters were built at a cost of Rs. 10 million.
The new plan of the hospital consists of an Out Patients Department,
Administration building, Emergency Treatment Unit, Dispensary and