01 January 2019

Deepal Wickremasinghe, the chairman of the Southern Province’s leading private healthcare provider Ruhunu Hospital (Pvt.) Ltd, was recently endowed with an award for the service rendered to the healthcare sector in the Southern Province by the Galle District Chamber of Commerce and Industries. This award recognizes Wickremasinghe’s service through his entrepreneurial and leadership acumen, and is a testimonial to his devotion to the healthcare sector in the Southern Province, where his flagship healthcare brand ‘Ruhunu Hospital’ spearheaded the sector for over 20 years, generating almost 300 employment opportunities.

Speaking on the achievement, Ruhunu Hospital (Pvt.) Ltd Chairman Deepal Wickremasinghe remarked: “This award reflects on the hard work and effort put into maintaining and prevailing the quality of standards and services of our organization. I dedicate this win to all my hard-working employees and to the people of Galle for having trust in us. We will continue to keep up the quality of service and dedication towards a healthy nation.”

Deepal Wickremasinghe is a consultant structural engineer. He is also the Chairman and Managing Director of Deepal Wickremasinghe Associates (Pvt.) Ltd, a leading consultancy firm in Sri Lanka.

Ruhunu Hospital is investing to expand a new wing which will comprise of 50+ hospital beds, 50+ channel rooms and two operating theatres, with the intention of this investment being, to provide luxury and comfort to the customers. The company will also be investing in specialised areas of Neurosurgery, Vascular Surgery, Cancer, Dialysis, Radiology (MRI), Fertility Treatment and a VIP treatment centre.

Ruhunu Hospital (Pvt.) Ltd was established in 1995 in Karapitiya and has come a long way in its journey of easing patients pains. Equipped with all the modern and advanced facilities and pioneering affordable healthcare services to its loyal patients, Ruhunu Hospital reiterates its commitment to being one of the leading healthcare service providers in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka.