Sahara Plans to Expand into the Healthcare Sector

Sahara Prime City Ltd, the real estate arm of the Sahara India Pariwar, is looking to expand into the healthcare sector.

The group plans to set up three super specialty, multi-disciplinary, tertiary care hospitals in Lucknow, Gorakhpur and Amby Valley at an investment of INR 2,500 crore over the next two-three years And then the plan is to follow it up by high-ended secondary care hospitals in all its 217 Sahara City Homes townships across the country, each of which will have an estimated cost of INR 15-20 crore.

And to meet the need of skilled manpower, advanced talks with the New York-Presbyterian Hospital and the John Hopkins University to open a medical college and research centre at its Lucknow hospital are also on.