Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital (SMVDNSH), which was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Prime Minister today, has announced major concessions for patients undergoing major surgeries and other procedures.Dr Devi Shetty, Chairman of Narayana Hrudyalaya Ltd, while speaking at the inaugural function, announced 50% concession on the first 100 major surgeries in each department. Also announced today was a 10% concession on all other procedures for a period of six months from 19th April, 2016. It is pertinent to mention that the Hospital, on commencing operations on 8th April 2016 has already announced free OPD for three months for one and all.At the inaugural function today, Mediclaim Cards were distributed, on a token basis, by the Prime Minister to the landowners whose lands had been acquired for the establishment of Shri Mata Vaishno DeviUniversity and the Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital. Under this scheme, the said villagers and their spouses have been insured at the expense of the Shrine Board for hospitalisation expenses upto Rs 1 lakh.The Shrine Board would also be providing free of cost OPD consultation to the villagers of the nearby four villages viz. Sirah, Kakryal, Shool and Kotla.