Sundargarh: A technical team of the Centre will review infrastructure facilities at the Sundargarh Medical College & Hospital today for setting up second AIIMS in Odisha as proposed by the State Government.
The Central team reached Sundargarh district yesterday and stayed at a guest house of the NTPC at Darlipali at night. The members visited the medical college in the morning today.
Source said that the team will submit its preliminary report to the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare on the State’s proposal for establishment of the AIIMS at the NTPC Medical College & Hospital after assessment.
Earlier, State Health Minister Naba Kishore Das had written to the Union Ministry proposing it for establishing second AIIMS in Odisha.