Navigation Links
Swaraj concerned over developments concerning AIIMS

Former health minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj today expressed concern over the turf war between Union Health Minister A Ramadoss and AIIMS Director P Venugopal// , saying it could "destroy the premier institution".

"I am very sad at what is happening concerning AIIMS and the institution is being destroyed by the present union minister," she alleged at a news conference here.

"The best brains are working there and it is churning out the best brains in medical science," she said expressing apprehension that "political adventurism might destroy the institution".

Venugopal threatened to quit from his post on June 15, accusing the health ministry of interfering in the functioning Of AIIMS, but Ramadoss rubbished the charge and said the director was "free to resign".

Swaraj strongly objected to Ramadoss's statement, saying, "These talented people must be honoured for their commitment.

"I also feel that the health minister should not be the Chairman of AIIMS and the post should be occupied by the Prime Minister to avoid recurrence of such incidents," she said.

Swaraj called on President A P J Abdul Kalam and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to intervene and sort out the matter.

She said six projects on the lines of AIIMS had been sanctioned by the Centre during her ministership. "I am very sad personally because of the delay in implementing the projects including one in Bhubaneswar. But I am told the cabinet has cleared the same and the institutes will start functioning by 2008," she said. PTI PKD SUS RHL 06181430 DEL.

Source:(PTI News)
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Indian Prime Minister undergoes Minor Surgery in AIIMS
2. Minister Defends Hike in AIIMS Treatment Charges
3. Prime Suspect Apprehended in AIIMS Question Paper Leak
4. Boy Infected with AIDS at AIIMS
5. A Boy Undergoing Treatment For Cancer Gets AIDS At AIIMS
6. AIIMS Counsel Claims Cancer Patient Got HIV Through Needle
7. Shortage Of Faculty Members At AIIMS
8. User charges imposed on AIIMS patients may be withdrawn
9. Ramadoss Examines Patients At AIIMS, Warns Striking Doctors
10. Setback to Medical Strike – AIIMS & MAMC Doctors to Resume Wor
11. Assam CM Admitted At AIIMS Due To Dehydration
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:12/6/2016)... , ... December 06, 2016 , ... TopConsumerReviews.com recently gave ... Mobility Scooters . , Mobility Scooters give freedom to people who need help getting ... others may be facing a long period of rehabilitation after an illness or accident. ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... ... 2016 , ... What: Shriners Hospitals for Children, with the help of Dimension ... using a video monitor and web-enabled camera. Santa visits with children through Dimension Data’s ... Christmas Wonderland, which is where the video connection to the North Pole will stream. ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 06, 2016 , ... For many ... Lithuanian poetry , both thick and thin. The beauty of the Lithuanian language ... Trafford Publishing). , In this poetry book, Zubinas lyrically explores all aspects of a ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... ... December 05, 2016 , ... ... leading global lifestyle design firm kathy ireland® Worldwide for five additional years, announced ... entered into an exclusive licensing agreement three years ago to design and develop ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 05, ... ... strategic interoperability, today announced that the company will provide alerting technology to ... has been recently awarded $1.7 million in federal funds as the sole ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/5/2016)... Fla. , Dec. 5, 2016  Breckenridge ... into a multi-product marketing agreement with development and ... injectable products. Under the terms of this agreement, ... its label in the United States ... and one tentatively-approved ANDA. The products cover a ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... , December 5, 2016 According to a new ... and by Application - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2014 - 2022", ... expected to reach $5,255 million by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 6.4% ... more than four-fifths share. Continue Reading ... ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... Sanovas, Inc., a life science asset holding company ... wholly owned subsidiary, Intubation Science, Inc., and its LightSpeed Intubation ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161202/445251LOGO   ... Sanovas, Inc. ... There are over 40 million Endotracheal Intubations performed annually ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: