Bengal Govt medical college hospitals to get cancer treatment machines
Kolkata: The West Bengal Government has bought state-of-the-art radiotherapy units called LINAC machines for cancer treatment at four teaching hospitals in Kolkata – NRS, RG Kar, SSKM and Medical College Hospital (MCH).
These high-end machines would be functional for patients within four or five months. Each machine costs Rs 15 crore.
Five machines have been bought and the sixth would be bought soon.