Regional Centre ECHS Bangalore, a Tri-services organisation was established on 05 Sep 11 as part of Phase-II expansion of ECHS. The Centre became operational wef 01 May 12. At the inception we inherited a total of eight ECHS Polyclinics, of which five Polyclinics were functioning under the administrative control of Army & three under Air Force. As part of Second Phase of ECHS expansion, seven new polyclinics were added in the state of Karnataka, of which three were raised under the aegis of Army & four with Air force making a total of 15 Polyclinics in state of Karnataka under AOR of RC ECHS Bangalore. Gulbarga the 16th is yet to become operational under K&K Sub area. Health cover is provided to more than 2 Lakhs beneficiaries which includes dependents of AFVs.