Numaligarh: As a CSR initiative aligned with NRL’s focus area of improving community health, an MoU was signed between NRL and Assam Cancer Care Foundation (ACCF) last week to equip the upcoming radiotherapy block annexed to Barpeta Medical College & Hospital. The total estimated cost of the project is to the tune of 16.83 crores.
The MoU was signed by Debasish Choudhury, Sr. Chief General Manager (HR & Legal), NRL and Gautam Chintey, Project Director, ACCF on behalf of NRL and ACCF respectively in presence of officials from both the sides at Numaligarh.
NRL will support ACCF to procure cancer treatment equipment such as LINAC – True beam without SRS, HDR Brachytherapy, Dosimetry, and Immobilization unit and CT Simulator. At present, NRL is concentrating its CSR spend in the notified thematic areas of school education, health and nutrition with emphasis on the aspirational district, stated a press release.