Centre Approves the Establishment of Second Medical College at Nagaland, Announces Phom
According to State Health and Family Welfare Minister S Pangnyu Phom, the centre has ratified the setting up of a second medical college in Nagaland.
Currently the first medical college is under construction in Kohima, Nagaland.
Phom thanked PM Narendra Modi and Union Minister Harsh Vardhan for approving the new medical college in Nagaland. Manifesting his appreciation Pom tweeted, "Thankful to BJP-led NDA Government under the dynamic & visionary leadership of Honourable PM Modi and Union Minister Harsh Vardhan for approving and sanctioning the new Government Medical College by upgrading the District Hospital Mon."
Another tweet by Pom read-
This landmark decision of the Union Government will boost Nagaland Government’s effort to revolutionise the state health sector. The approval of a new Medical College has fulfilled the long cherished dream of the people of Nagaland and Eastern Nagas in particular. 2/2— S Pangnyu Phom (@pangnyu) September 4, 2020