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Setting up of National Cancer Research Institutes

Setting up of National Cancer Research Institutes/Hospitals


National Cancer Institute at Jhajjar and second campus of Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute, Kolkata are being set up at a cost of Rs. 2035 crore and Rs. 534 crore respectively. The implementation of the projects is at initial stage. These institutes will be apex institutes for activities related to cancer including research and treatment.The Government of India is also implementing Tertiary Care Cancer Centre scheme in the country under which State Cancer Institutes (SCI) and Tertiary Care Cancer Centres (TCCC) are being set up in different parts of the country. The SCI and TCCC shall mentor all Cancer related activities including research and treatment inter alia. Setting up of 11 State Cancer Institutes and 13 Tertiary Care Cancer Centres is approved. The details of SCI and TCCC approved along with the funds released under the said scheme during the last two years and the current year is given below:

State-wise funds released for setting up/establishing State Cancer Institutes (SCIs) and Tertiary Care Cancer Centres (TCCCs) under Tertiary Care of Cancer component of National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS):    

(1)          Funds released during the financial year 2014-15:

S No. State/UTs Name of the Institute SCI/
TCCC
Amount Released

(in Crore)

1 Karnataka Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology(RCC), Bangaluru  SCI 67.50
2 Kerala Government Medical College, Kozhikode TCCC 25.03

 

3 Tripura Cancer Hospital(RCC), Agartala  SCI 55.00
4 Gujarat Gujarat Cancer Research Institute, Ahmedabad  SCI 67.50
5 West Bengal Government Medical College, Burdwan TCCC 22.24
6 Jammu & Kashmir Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar  SCI 47.25
7 Tamil Nadu Cancer Institute (RCC) Adyar, Chennai SCI 67.38
Total 351.90

(2)          Funds released during the financial year 2015-16:  

S No. State/UTs Name of the Institute SCI/
TCCC
Amount Released

(in Crore)

1 Himachal Pradesh Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla  TCCC 14.87
2 Bihar Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna  SCI 33.06
3 Mizoram Civil Hospital, Aizawl TCCC 14.64
4 Uttar Pradesh Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow TCCC 11.43
5 Rajasthan S P Medical College, Bikaner TCCC 17.123
6 Karnataka Mandya Institute of Medical Sciences TCCC 17.257
7 Telangana MNJ Institute of Oncology& RCC, Hyderabad SCI 18.12
Total 126.50

(3)          Funds released during the financial year 2016-17 (till 15th March 2017):  

S No State/

UTs

Name of the Institute SCI/
TCCC
Amount Released

(in Crore)

1 Kerala Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram SCI 46.957
2 Punjab Govt. Medical College, Amritsar SCI 51.58
3 Delhi Lok Nayak Hospital TCCC 25.40
4 Punjab District / Civil Hospital, Fazilka TCCC 20.119
5 Odisha Acharya Harihar Regional Cancer Centre, Cuttack SCI 35.829
6 Nagaland District Hospital, Kohima TCCC 13.23
7 Haryana Civil Hospital, Ambala Cantt TCCC 9.2253
8 West Bengal Murshidabad Medical College & Hospital, Berhampore, Murshidabad TCCC 10.9793
9  Maharashtra Rashtra Sant Tukdoji Regional Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Nagpur TCCC 15.3196
10 Rajasthan SMS Medical College, Jaipur SCI 40.6683
Total 269.3075

 Under erstwhile National Cancer Control Programme, 27 Regional Cancer Centres were assisted to be set up. The list of these 27 centres is given below

LIST OF REGIONAL CANCER CENTRES

Sl. No. Name of State / Union Territory Name of the Institution
Andhra Pradesh M.N.J. Institute of Oncology& Regional Cancer Centre, Hyderabad.
Assam Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati.
Bihar Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna.
Chandigarh Post Graduate Institute Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh Pt. J.L.N Medical College & Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Memorial Hospital, Raipur
Delhi Dr.B.R.Ambedkar. Institute – Rotary Cancer  Hospital, AIIMS,New Delhi
Gujarat The Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute, Ahmedabad.
Haryana Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak.
Himachal Pradesh Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla.
Jammu & Kashmir Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences., Srinagar.
Jammu & Kashmir Government Medical College, Jammu.
Karnataka Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore.
Kerala Regional Cancer Centre, Thiruvananthapuram.
Madhya Pradesh Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Gwalior.
Maharashtra Rashtrasant Tukdoji Regional Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Nagpur.
Maharashtra Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
Manipur Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal.
Mizoram Civil Hospital, Aizawl.
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Orissa Acharya Harihar Regional Cancer Centre, Cuttack.
Puducherry Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate medical Education & Research
Rajasthan Acharya Tulsi Regional Cancer Treatment & Research Institute, Bikaner.
Tamil Nadu Govt. Arignar Anna Memorial Cancer Research Institute & Hospital, Kancheepuram.
Tamil Nadu Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar, Chennai.
Tripura Civil Hospital, Agratala.
Uttar Pradesh Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow.
Uttar Pradesh Kamla Nehru Memorial Hospital, Allahabad.
West Bengal Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute, Calcutta.

:  In addition, research activities for research on Cancer prevention and control are taken up by the Institutes/Departments such as Indian Council of Medical Research, Department of Science and Technology and Department of Atomic Energy.The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Smt Anupriya Patel stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha ON 24TH mARCH 2017

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