CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann on Saturday mentioned his authorities will construct 16 medical schools in 5 years and the aspirants will now not should go to international locations like Ukraine for medical schooling.
This may increase the whole variety of medical schools within the state to 25, remodeling Punjab right into a hub of medical schooling, he mentioned chairing a gathering to evaluation the standing of the upcoming 5 medical schools at Sangrur, SAS Nagar, Kapurthala, Hoshiarpur and Malerkotla .
“The state has an excellent legacy of manufacturing world-class medical doctors,” the chief minister mentioned.
Lamenting that not one of the successive governments within the state targeted on establishing high quality medical schools in Punjab, Mann mentioned on account of this, a lot of college students should go overseas for medical schooling.
The chief minister mentioned the scholars aspiring to pursue medical schooling will now not should go to international locations like Ukraine. Quite the opposite, these college students shall be offered high quality medical schooling in these medical schools, the chief minister mentioned.