*Chitradurga, November 13, 2020*: Land has been earmarked for construction of New Institute of Medical Sciences in Chitradurga and the work will be completed in 30 months says Health & Medical Education Minister Dr.K.Sudhakar.
Speaking to the media after inspection of the site earmarked for the project Dr.Sudhakar said that Chief Minister has announced 50 Crore for the project and it will be dedicated as Deepavali gift to the people of Chitradurga he said. Foundation stone laying for two more Medical colleges at Chikkamagalur and Yadgir will also be done this year by December end. Work is already in progress for Chikkaballapur and Haveri Medical colleges.
More than 20 acres of land has been dedicated for the project in Chitradurga, Old buildings at the site will be vacated. Project will be completed in 30 months. Nursing and para medical courses will also be tought in this institute. The hospital will be equipped with 700 beds he said. Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai was present during the event.
*Colleges will Open from December*
All Medical, Dental, Ayush, Nursing, Para medical and pharmacy courses under RGUHS will begin from December 1. Both college and students should adhere to the guidelines. Said Dr.Sudhakar.