Ranchi Sadar hospital likely to become a medical college

Ranchi | Friday | 26th January, 2018


RANCHI: Ranchi may have another government-run-medical college cum hospital in the coming years. If a government land within the vicinity can be used to house the academic buildings, the medical college cum hospital will be a reality. "The Medical Council of India (MCI) guidelines dictate that the distance between the hospital and academic wings of a medical college must not exceed 10 kilometres. New medical colleges have been announced in Dumka, Hazaribag, Koderma, Palamu and Bokaro in the past two years. "At present, the super-specialty facility is not being used to its maximum potential..