Mastichak, Bihar – [2nd Nov 2023] – The Akhand Jyoti Centre of Excellence Eye Hospital, a remarkable healthcare institution in the heart of Mastichak, Bihar, was officially inaugurated today. Founded by the visionary Mr. Mrityunjay Tiwary, this state-of-the-art facility, spread over an expansive 2,07,000 square feet area, has become a reality thanks to the generous financial support of Sankara Eye Hospitals, USA.
The inauguration ceremony was graced by a distinguished gathering, including Shri Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar, Hon’ble Governor of Bihar, Dr. Chinmay Pandya, Chief of Gayatri Parivar, and Pro Vice Chancellor of Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya University of Haridwar, alongside Mr. Murali Krishnamurthy, Founder of Sankara Eye Hospitals, USA and its board of trustees.
The Akhand Jyoti Centre of Excellence Eye Hospital stands as a testament to the dedication of its founder, Mr. Mrityunjay Tiwary, and Sankara Eye Hospitals, USA, whose vision and unwavering commitment to improving eye care in India have come to fruition.
The Akhand Jyoti Centre of Excellence Eye Hospital is now a 500-bedded institution, catering to the needs of those who would otherwise have limited access to quality eye care.
The hospital's capacity of 800 screenings and 500 surgeries per day, is in alignment with Sankara’s vision of providing one million free eye surgeries each year from 2030.
This ambitious target reflects the commitment of the hospital to eliminate preventable blindness and improve the quality of life for thousands of individuals.Sankara Eye Hospitals' financial aid has enabled the creation of a world-class facility that incorporates the latest medical technology and standards.
The hospital's infrastructure, from the state-of-the-art surgical suites to the patient wards, is a testament to the power of collaboration between local leaders and international organizations.The Akhand Jyoti Centre of Excellence and Eye Hospital is located in a remote area of Bihar, approximately an hour from the bustling city of Patna.
It brings the gift of sight, life, and hope to a region that often faces significant healthcare disparities, reaching out to not only the immediate community but also to neighboring areas.The hospital will be fully operational by early December 2023, marking the beginning of a new era of eye care in the region.