On 10th January 2014 Mr. Milind Deora in the presence of Shri.Manmohan Singh the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India attended the Foundation Stone-laying Ceremony of the National Hadron Beam Facility in Mumbai at the Tata Memorial hospital(TMH). Mr.Deora dedicated the National Hadron Beam Facility & Cancer Centre to Women & Children of Mumbai

This is the first such facility in India and it places India among a select group of countries in the world to offer this advanced treatment method for cancer.The National Hadron Beam Facility would be one among 43 operational particle therapy facilities worldwide, representing 121 treatment rooms. Hadron beam facility is a branch of radiation therapy that uses charged protons to kill the tumor in the affected body part.