Adding another feather to its cap, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhubaneswar, has once again earned recognition in the country for ensuring cleanliness and providing a safe environment to the patients. The AIIMS Bhubaneswar has won first prize in the Kayakalp awards for cleanliness (2019-20) in B Category and received a cash reward of Rs 2 crore. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan presented the award to the institute in a virtual ceremony on Tuesday in New Delhi.
The hospital has been successfully winning award for the past three years. In 2018-19 and 2017-18, it secured second place in B Category with Rs 1-crore prize money.