Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESI) is planning to build a multi-speciality hospital in Tirupur in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

The 100-bed hospital will feature specialities such as orthopaedics, obstetrics and paediatrics with a full expert medical team and paramedical staff, The Hindu reports.

The ESI protocol committee will choose the plot for the proposed project from the two seven acre shortlisted sites, the news agency reports.

The hospital is expected to begin operations in 18 months after the construction begins.