Sukrutham - free cancer treatment for all patients at Government Hospitals
Studies have shown that there has been a tremendous rise in Cancer patients in Kerala. Nearly 50,000 new cases are reported every year in the state.
‘SUKRUTHAM Project ‘- which is the first of its kindin India, is the free cancer treatment for all patients at Government Hospitals. As the first phase, free treatment will be benefitted to patients who seek treatment from Thiruvananthapuram Regional Cancer Center (RCC), Malabar Cancer Center, Thiruvananthapuram, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Kozhikode Medical Colleges and Ernakulam General Hospital.
It is expected that around 47% of the population will get the benefit of SUKRUTHAM project.