Nod sought for academic session at AIIMS, Patna



Patna: With the college building and residential quarters complete at the AIIMS here, a central government project, the Bihar government has written to the Union Health minsitry for permission to start the academic session from August.

The union health ministry has been requested to issue notification for admission of 100 MBBS students for the academic session, Bihar Health minister Ashwani Chaube who wrote to his union counterpart Gulam Nabi Azad yesterday, said today.

Undergraduate medical students of AIIMS will do their practicals at the 300-bed Guru Govind Singh hospital at Patna City, he said.

The health minister who made an inspection said infrastructure like electricity, water, roads for doctors and medical students were satisfactory.

The AIIMS hospital building was under construction and was expected to be functional next year.

PTI