Prof. Vivek Lal, Director, PGIMER, dedicated two vital upgraded services for welfare of residents and staff of PGIMER, Chandigarh in the presence of Sh. Kumar Gaurav Dhawan, DDA, Sh. Kumar Abhay, FA, Dr. Ashok Kumar, AMS, Er. P.S. Saini, SHE, Er. Sanjeev Sharma, HE (Bio), Er. Narinder Malik, HE (Const.), Er. Sundeep Yakhmi, HE (Elect.), Er. Rajan Aggarwal, HE (C-I), Er. Sanjeev Sharma, HE (RAC), Er. Sushil Kumar, HE (Plg.), Ar. Trisha (Hospital Architect) and others.
These include up-gradation of Community Centre at Sector 12 to be used for marriages and family functions of PGI Staff. While upgrading the Centre emphasis has been given to improve both functionality and aesthetics with a view that the users cherish their long term memories with pleasure. A 25 TR AC system has been installed to provide comfort conditions during various events. A solar system of 5 KW has also been installed to make the building self sufficient on energy aspects. The total cost of upgradation is Rs. 60.16 lacs and it has been completed within the specified time of five months.
Prof. Vivek Lal also inaugurated the upgraded maintenance office at Sector 24 which has been upgraded at a cost of 28.12 lacs and would cater to the routine repair and maintenance requirements of residents of around 560 dwelling units of PGIMER situated at Sector 24. Prof. Vivek Lal informed that it gives him immense satisfaction to inaugurate these facilities as by creating these infrastructures on one hand the comfort, functionality and aesthetics of these areas have been improved and on the other hand the user and staff working in these areas would be able to operate with much more efficiency and effectiveness.