132 Armed Forces Hospitals

Army Hospitals

There are 132 Armed Forces Hospitals in the country.  The State / UT-wise number of such hospitals is as under:

S. No. State Number of Armed Forces Hospitals
Army Air Force Navy
1. Andhra Pradesh 1
2. Arunachal Pradesh 1
3. Assam 5 2
4. Bihar 2
5. Goa 1 1
6. Gujarat 5
7. Haryana 3
8. Himachal Pradesh 6
9. Jammu & Kashmir 11
10. Jharkhand 2
11. Karnataka 1 1 1
12. Kerala 2 2
13. Madhya Pradesh 6 1
14. Maharashtra 9 2
15. Manipur 1
16. Meghalaya 1
17. Nagaland 2
18. Odisha 1 1
19. Punjab 9 1
20. Rajasthan 10 1
21. Sikkim 1
22. Tamil Nadu 3 1
23. Telangana 2 1
24. Tripura 1
25. Uttarakhand 5
26. Uttar Pradesh 12 3
27. West Bengal 7 1
28. Andaman & Nicobar Islands 1
29. Delhi 2
Total: 111 12 9

There are 98 Field Hospitals, which are located in different parts of the country based on operational requirement.  In addition, one Military Hospital is being raised at Likabali, Assam and approval has been granted for raising a Military Hospital at Panagarh, West Bengal.

This information was given by Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre in a written reply to Shri Sunil Kumar Singh in Lok Sabha today.

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