Endeavoring to provide Comprehensive Medicare to the residents of Sierra Leone since 1993. The journey from the inception till date withered many a storms to reach to this envious position of the most trusted healthcare provider in the country. Seth Shri Thakurdas Choithram Pagarani came to Sierra Leone in 1938, and started his own business in 1944 under the name T. Choithram & Sons in a small way. With his acumen and Midas touch, the business expanded not only in this country but to other parts of the World as well. T. Choithram & Sons now operates in 27 countries.
He was a great Philanthropist and believed in returning, a large portion of his earnings to the Society, in the form of Education and Medical facilities. He desired to provide an ultramodern Hospital in Freetown , to serve the local populace, as an affordable referral Hospital. Upholding his desire, commencement of construction work of Choithram Memorial Hospital (CMH) started in 1994 and got finished in 1997. Due to political instability from 1997 to 1999, the Hospital could not be opened for public. Moreover the hospital was targeted by miscreants and was vandalized by setting fire to vehicles and equipment. The Hospital was redone in the year 2000 and handed over to United Nations Peace Keeping Forces (UNPKF), free of charge, on the condition that medical facilities shall be provided to local population as well. UNPKF worked alongside CMH Doctors till the end of 2005.
In January 2006, management of CMH took over the complete control of the hospital and has since been operating very successfully with a team of Medical Experts drawn from various nations like Sierra Leone, India, Pakistan, Egypt, Lebanon, Nigeria, etc.