After 4 years wait, Safdarjung Hospital gets Rs 24 crore robot for high tech renal treatment

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New Delhi : In a first, the Central government-run Safdarjung Hospital has started doing advanced medical procedures with the help of the robot. Last month, Safdurjung Hospital received the robot from the US, for which the Union Health Ministry had been working for the past four years. The robot, which has cost Rs 24 crore, has treated 25 patients so far. READ ALSO:-Safdarjung Hospital Surgeon arrested for allegedly raping, blackmailing Pharma MR Inaugurating the new facility on Saturday, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said: “Safdarjung Hospital has become the first government centre to start robotic kidney