The Coimbatore city gastroenterology specialist, Chairman of VGM Hospital Dr.V.G. Mohan Prasad has been appreciated with the State Government’s award the “Best Doctor”. He received the honour from Health Minister Dr.C. Vijayabaskar in Chennai, for his notable services in the medical field. Since the ’90s, Dr.V.G. Mohan Prasad is providing free treatment to underprivileged people for hepatitis B and C, conducting numerous awareness programs in and around the villages. He had treated over 15000 patients under the Government scheme.