New medical college gets Centre’s nod
In a welcome move, the Union health ministry has formally granted letter of permission (LoP) to the Telangana state government to start its new MBBS college at Mahbubnagar with an intake of 150 seats for 2016-17.
This will take its total tally of MBBS seats to 1,000 in six state-run medical colleges.
The health ministry also issued LoP to three medical colleges in the state -Gandhi Medical College (GMC), Chalmeda Anand Rao Institute of Medical Sciences and Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences -to start three superspecialty courses.
These include DM Endocrinology (two seats for GMC), one seat of M.Ch (Urology) at Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences and one seat of M.Ch Genito Urinary Surgery at Chalmeda Anand Rao Institute of Medical Sciences .
eenadu news paper 05-06-2016 : http://epaper.eenadu.net