Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) Commissioner has instructed as many as 61 private hospitals and nursing homes situation in the Kamrup Metro district to submit the "occupancy certificate as built plan" within the duration of seven days of publication of this notice. Notably, the notification issued by GMC was published on September 21 of this year.
The local government body in the notification has also mentioned that reason for notifying the hospitals and nursing homes are "record keeping" and "further verification purposes".
Meanwhile, according to Pratidin Time sources, only thirty hospitals or, and nursing homes have submitted the occupancy certificates and many of the healthcare providers do not have an occupancy hospitals.
The list of hospitals and nursing homes who have been notified to submit the certificate include Excelcare Hospitals, Hayat Hospital, Ayursundra Hospitals, Narayana Super Specialty Clinic, GNRC Hospital Ltd, Rahman Hospital, Arya Hospital, Satribari Christian Hospital, Borthakur Clinic, Northeast Health City Hospital, Swagat Hospital, Down Town Hospital, Sanjivani Hospital, Marwari Hospital, Nem Care Hospital, Rahman Hospital, and Apollo Hospital among others.