More Medical Colleges to be Setup

  • Announced by the Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman.
  • New Medical Colleges will be set up.
  • By utilizing the existing hospital infrastructure under various departments.
  • A Committee will be set up for this purpose to examine the issues and make relevant recommendations.
  • It will create opportunities for youth to become doctors and improve healthcare services.
  • ASHA workers, Anganwadi workers, and helpers will be covered under the Ayushman Bharat Scheme.
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