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58 Districts/Referral Hospitals in 20 states Upgraded: Minister of Health and Family Welfare


58 Districts/Referral Hospitals  in 20 states Upgraded: Minister of Health and Family Welfare

New Delhi: Under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme, “Establishment of New Medical Colleges attached with existing  District/Referral Hospitals”, 58 District /Referral hospitals in 20 states  are being upgraded by the government.

The Minister Health, J.P. Nadda informed the parliament , that the districts to be covered under this plan did not have a medical college.The fund allocation under the scheme for one college being 189 crore and ratio of fund sharing between the centre and state  60:40 and 90:10 for NE/Special Category States, according to the Minister. He stated that the Scheme also covered up gradation of  the existing infrastructure.

The Minister elaborated that the Scheme was to be implemented by the  respective State Governments; Gondia in Maharastra being one of the immediate district identified for the establishment of a new medical college.

List of identified States/districts under the scheme for “Establishment of new Medical Colleges attached with district/referral hospitals”

S.N. State/UT No. of District/Referral Hospitals Districts
1 A & N Islands 1 Port Blair
2 Arunachal Pradesh 1 Naharlagun
3 Assam 4 Diphu
Dubri
Nagaon
North Lakhimpur
4 Bihar 3 Purnia
Samastipur
Saran(Chhapara)

 

5 Chhattisgarh 2 Rajnandgaon
Sarguja
6 Haryana 1 Bhiwani

 

7 Himachal Pradesh 3 Chamba
Hamirpur
Nahan (Sirmour)
8 Jharkhand 3 Dumka
Hazaribagh
Palamu
9 Jammu & Kashmir 5 Anatnag
Baramullah
Doda
Kathua
Rajauri
10 Madhya Pradesh 7 Chindwara
Datia
Khandwa
Ratlam
Shivpuri
Shahdol
Vidisha
11 Maharashtra 1 Gondia
12 Meghalaya 1 West Garo Hills, Tura
13 Mizoram 1 Falkwan
14 Nagaland 1 Naga Hospital
15 Odisha 5 Balasore
Baripada (Mayurbhanj)
Bolangir
Koraput
Puri
16 Punjab 1 SAS Nagar
17 Rajasthan 7 Alwar
Barmer
Bharatpur
Bhilwara
Churu
Dungapur
Pali
18 West Bengal 5 Birbhum (Rampur Hat)
Cooch behar
Diamond harbour, South 24 Paraganas
Purulia
Raiganj, North Dinajpur
19 Uttar Pradesh 5 Faizabad
Bahraich
Basti
Firozabad
Shahjehanpur
20 Uttarakhand 1 Almora
Total 58


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