Cabinet approves setting up of a new AIIMS in Deoghar, Jharkhand
The Union Cabinet has approved setting up of a new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Deoghar, Jharkhand. A provision of funds worth Rs. 1103 crore has been approved for the project and the said AIIMS will be set up under the Pradhan MantriSwasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY).
The AIIMS at Deoghar will consist of a hospital with a capacity of 750 beds, trauma center facilities, a medical college with an in-take of 100 MBBS students per year, a nursing college with an in-take of 60 B.Sc.(Nursing) students per year, residential complexes and allied facilities / services, broadly on the pattern of AIIMS, New Delhi, 20 Speciality/Super Speciality Departments including 15 Operation Theatres, and an Ayush Department with 30 beds for providing treatment facilities in the traditional system of medicine.
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