Jammu: A state of the art cancer institute is coming up in the summer capital Srinagar by the year end, an official spokesman said today.
The modern cancer institute at the Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Soura, is expected to be operationalised by the year end, he said.
He said this was informed in the 44th meeting of the SKIMS Governing Body, chaired by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti yesterday.
Addressing the meeting, Mehbooba, who is the chairperson of the Governing Body, underscored the need for taking SKIMS to higher levels of excellence and making it among the top healthcare institutes of the country. PTI