2 Medical colleges named after prominent personalities, details
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government named two new state-run medical colleges at Balasore and Bolangir after two prominent persons of the localities, official sources said.
According to a resolution issued by health and family welfare department, the new government medical college at Balasore has been named as Fakir Mohan Medical College and Hospital.
While medical college at Koraput has been named as Saheed Laxman Naik Medical College and Hospital, the medical college at Baripada is titled as Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital.
Three other medical colleges set up in Cuttack, Berhampur and Burla decades ago also were named after prominent personalities.