IMA writes to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Ministry for strict compliance with new PG reforms
New Delhi, Feb 22, 2017: Recently, in his budget report, the Hon;ble Minister of Finance Shri Arun Jaitley announced that over 5,000 postgraduate medical seats would be increased in the country. India, at present has only one doctor for every 2,000 people as against the World Health Organization's mandated norm of one doctor for every 1,000 persons.
Accordingly, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and Medical Council of India had written to all Govt. Medical Colleges to respond for a one time increase in PG seats.