Medical tourism in India to grow by 30 pc by 2015: V2 Motion Pictures

Written by Nayeem Showkat Khan | Mumbai | Updated: Jan 11 2014, 00:16am hrs
V2 Motion Pictures Thursday said that medical tourism sector in Indian is expected to grow by 30% making it a $2 million industry by 2015.

Around 1,50,000 people travel to India every year for health treatment, spawning a colossal industry of today. We are expecting a growth of 30% in the industry by 2015, Vishal Salhotra ,Managing Director, V2 Motion Pictures said.

To bring forth the right knowledge in Medical Tourism, company is organising a seminar 'UNLOCK' on 15th January, which 'aims to create an ecosystem of like-minded people who feel the need to redefine the ecosystem of Medical Tourism and also bind together direct and indirect players in this genre'.

India seems to be joining the dots by not only attracting patients from across the globe but also takes pride in helping people looking for alternative treatments, spa and wellness centres etc. The event will streamline many such discussions and will address the Myths, says company source.