Rs. 10,000 crore for infra development in Assam, 4 new medical colleges: Himanta Biswa Sarma


Guwahati:  Assam government has approved a sum of rupees ten thousand crore for the infrastructural development of the state. Assam Health Minister, Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma said that this particular investment will be the highest capital investment in the history of Assam.

Talking to the media in Guwahati on Saturday, Dr. Sarma said, “From the month of December, we will kickstart the work of establishing the four new medical colleges at Biswanath Chariali, Charaideo, Goalpara and the second one in Guwahati.”

“In collaboration with Mahendra Mohan Choudhury Hospital (MMCH) and Kalapahar TB Hospital, the second medical college will be built in the city and this medical college will be the best one in the entire eastern region in terms of infrastructure and other treatment facilities,” said Dr. Sarma.

The minister also stated that rupees two thousand fifty crore have been sanctioned for building these 4 medical colleges by the state government.