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increasing of Seats for medical PG Courses

June 25, 2019 03:40 PM

increasing of Seats for medical PG Courses

 
 

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is implementing a Centrally Sponsored Scheme namely “Up-gradation of existing State Government / Central Government Medical colleges to increase PG seats”. The funding pattern is 90:10 by Central and State Governments respectively for North Eastern States and Special category States and 60:40 for other States with the upper ceiling cost pegged at Rs.1.20 crore per seat. 72 Government medical colleges in 21 States/UTs have been approved for increasing 4058 new PG seats under the Phase-I of the scheme and 5 Government medical colleges have been approved in 3 States for increasing 98 new PG seats under the Phase-II of the scheme till date. Further, under section 10A of the IMC Act, 1956 applications were received for starting / increasing of PG courses / seats for the academic session 2019-20 and a total of 2153 new PG seats have been permitted.

The Union Government has approved / announced 22 new AIIMS in the country. Six AIIMS at Patna (Bihar), Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Bhubaneswar (Orissa), Jodhpur (Rajasthan) and Rishikesh (Uttaranchal) are functional.

A list showing current status of newly announced AIIMS is given below:

 

S.No

Phase

Location of AIIMS to be set up under PMSSY

Approved Outlay (in Rs. Cr)

Approved date for completion of project

Progress *

i.

Phase I

Patna (Bihar), Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Bhubaneswar (Orissa), Jodhpur (Rajasthan) and Rishikesh (Uttaranchal)

820

Functional

ii.

Phase II

Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh

823

June, 2020

Residential: 100%

Hospital & Medical College: 45%

iii

Phase-IV

(Budget announcement for the year 2014-15)

Mangalagiri near Guntur in Andhra Pradesh

1618

Sep, 2020

OPD Block & Residential   Complex: 70%

Hospital and Academic Campus: 26%

iv

Kalyani in West Bengal

1754

Sep, 2020

OPD Block & Residential   Complex: 50.5%

Hospital and Academic Campus: 28%

v

Nagpur in Maharashtra

1577

Sep, 2020

OPD Block & Residential   Complex: 76%

Hospital and Academic Campus: 28%

vi

Gorakhpur in UP

1011

April, 2020

35.17%

vii.

Phase-V

(Budget announcement for the year 2015-16

Bathinda in Punjab

925

June, 2020

25.77%

viii

Kamrup District in Guwahati, Assam

1123

May, 2021

0.72%

 

ix.

Kothipura in Bilaspur District, Himachal Pradesh

1351 (Cabinet approved)

1471.04 (Revised cost)

Dec, 2021

1.25%

x.

Thoppur in Madurai District

1264

Sep, 2022

Pre-investment activities in progress

xi.

Samba District in Jammu

1661

Jan, 2023

Master plan under finalization.

Boundary wall near completion stage.

xii.

Awantipora, Pulwama in Kashmir

1828

Jan, 2025

Masterplan under preparation. Work of Boundary wall started.

xiii.

Bihar

-

-

State Govt. yet to identify site

xiv.

Phase-VI (Budget announcement for the year 2017-18)

Deoghar in Jharkhand

1103

May, 2021

Pre-investment activities & construction of Boundary wall completed.

Executing Agency for main work appointed.

Master Plan finalized

xv.

Khanderi, Rajkot, Gujarat

1195

Oct, 2022

Pre-investment activities in progress

 

xvi.

Phase-VII

Bibinagar, Telangana

1028

Sep, 2022

Pre-investment activities in progress

xvii.

Phase VIII

(Budget announcement for 2019-20)

Manethi, Rewari, Haryana

1299

Feb, 2023

-

 

*As per information received from the Executing Agencies.

 

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha here today.

 

 

 

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