Hyderabad: Chief Minister Ok. Chandrashekar Rao inaugurated eight authorities medical faculties in districts from Pragathi Bhavan on Tuesday, calling it “a golden chapter in the history of Telangana state and an unforgettable day.”
While formally launching lessons for first-year MBBS college students within the medical faculties constructed at a value of Rs 4,080 crore in Sangareddy, Mahbubabad, Mancherial, Jagtial, Wanaparthy, Kothagudem, Nagarkurnool, and Ramagundam, the CM lavished reward on well being minister T.Harish Rao, saying that it was because of his unwavering effort that their building was accomplished.
In his speech, the CM affirmed that the state authorities was dedicated to opening a authorities medical school in each district, and it has carried out so in 16 districts, with the remaining 17 districts are anticipated to be lined by subsequent yr.
“It is a proud moment that Telangana began eight medical faculties on a single day right now. The 4 medical faculties which had been established in Mahabubnagar, Siddipet, Nalgonda, and Suryapet are operating efficiently. Nobody anticipated the institution of presidency medical faculties in tribal-dominated Mahbubabad and distant areas resembling Wanaparthy. The creation of Telangana state and the management of the administration by the activists of the statehood battle made the goals come true,” he remarked.
Recalling that there have been solely 5 medical faculties and 850 MBBS seats in Telangana’s authorities faculties previous to the state’s formation in 2014, the variety of faculties has now elevated to 17 and the variety of seats to 2,790 inside eight years.
“The variety of PG medical and tremendous speciality seats additionally elevated considerably. Earlier, there have been solely 531 PG seats; now, there are 1,180. The variety of tremendous speciality seats has elevated from 70 to 152,” he added. The improve in seats in authorities medical faculties will profit Dalits, tribals, weaker sections, backward lessons, and minorities, he famous.