‘B-Pharma and D-Pharma courses soon in Medical Colleges’

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SRINAGAR: Minister for Health & Medical Education, Dr Davinder Kumar Manyal Tueaday said that government will soon start B-Pharma and D-Pharma courses in Medical Colleges of State for the benefit of students.
The Minister was chairing a meeting to review the functioning of the J&K State Para-medical Council (SPMC) here today.
Principal Secretary Health and Medical Education Pawan Kotwal, DG Health Services Kashmir Dr Saleem ur Rehman, Director Health Services Jammu, Principals of GMC, Jammu and Srinagar and other senior doctors and officials were present in the meeting.
Dr Manyal assured the officials that Government will provide full support to establish proper infrastructure in Medical Colleges including laboratory, library, faculty, accommodation, medical equipment and other necessary facilities for the smooth functioning of the institutions.
The Minister was apprised about the working of medical colleges, besides methods of teaching employed by them. The meeting was further informed about online registration of Diploma/Degrees of various paramedical streams, dual Council Registration by different paramedical institutions, revision of application fee for the establishment of new paramedical institutions, hospital training of students in Govt hospitals etc.