Christian community's service in the the era of social inequality. field of education and health is commendable

Bengaluru, December 18: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that the Christian community's service in the  the era of social inequality. field of education and health is commendable.  

He was speaking after  inaugurating the Linear Accelerator Radiation Therapy Service at Baptist Hospital, today.

The Christian community has done excellent work in the field of education and health. This community has laid a good foundation for quality education in Udupi and Mangalore. Majority of people in Indian society were deprived of literacy, he said. 

*Modern treatment facilities in the hospital:*

The linear oscillator radiation therapy service, a state-of-the-art treatment method for cancer treatment, has been  inaugurated today at Baptist Hospital. If cancer is detected in the early stages, the patient can be cured.  When the cancer is detected at a later stage, this advanced treatment helps prevent the disease from progressing. He said that since more rural people come to this hospital, it will be more convenient for the patients if the doctors here speak in Kannada, he said.

*Affordable Healthcare*:

Rich people visit  good and expensive private hospitals. But Baptist Hospital, which provides health services at low rates to poor people who struggle for daily life, believes in public service. Baptist Hospital has been providing treatment to poor people at affordable rates. He said that like a government hospital, Baptist Hospital is providing quality treatment to poor patients and the government will provide all kinds of cooperation to this hospital, the CM said.