10/29/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/29/2018 02:29
PRESIDENT OF INDIA IN HIMACHAL PRADESH; ADDRESSES FIRST CONVOCATION OF DR RAJENDRA PRASAD GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE IN KANGRARashtrapati Bhavan : 29.10.2018
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, graced and addressed the first convocation of the Dr Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College in Kangra, Himachal Pradesh today (October 29, 2018).
Speaking on the occasion, the President said there is a need for large number of good doctors and medical colleges for delivery of effective health services. Recently, the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Ordinance 2018 has been promulgated to promote good medical institutes and to tackle the challenges of medical education. This will encourage the establishment, expansion and modernization of medical colleges and institutions.
This release issued at 1330 hrs.