A contractor started the construction of a major national health centre in Simferopol, the Crimea, the head of the Republic, Sergey Aksenov, informed the reporters.
Earlier, Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Government, Olga Golodets, gave an assignment to commission in time three new under construction hospitals of the Crimea.
“We have already begun the construction and a contract is signed with the presidential hospital. This is Semashko hospital, which will be located on the outskirts of the city of Simferopol. A plot of land with an area of 20 hectares is allocated for the facility”, — Aksenov said in an interview with Sputnik radio station in Crimea.