The Minister also laid the foundation stone for a new skill training and lecture hall complex on the occasion.
Under the new NMC Bill, medical colleges will no longer have to renew their permission once it has been granted to them.
A three-day drive to raise awareness on vector-borne diseases such as malaria and dengue and the means to combat the menace has been launched in south Delhi, officials said on Thursday.
President Trump "walked the talk" in maintaining pressure on Pakistan to end terrorism: Indian Ambassador to US
Harsh Vardhan Shringla said that the trade tension between both countries is a minor issue and both countries are taking the cooperation forward to a large extent.
The bill was passed by Lok Sabha in December, 2018 but lapsed as it could not get nod from Parliament.
2,896 scientist posts lying vacant in 70 institutes under Ministry of Science and Technology: Government tells Lok Sabha
According to the information shared by Vardhan, 70 institutes under the Ministry of S&T have 2,896 vacant posts of scientists.
Police, paramilitary personnel deployed in large numbers; shops open briefly before closing again; members of Hindu fringe groups raise slogans against Muslims.
The Central team on Monday met senior officials of the state’s health department and suggested measures to contain the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
The new health minister, a doctor himself, has ordered that only healthy snacks will be served during meetings.
Healthy snacks like lahiya channa, khajoor (dates), bhuna channa (roasted channa), badam (almond) and akhrot (walnuts) will be served in the official meetings in the department
India will be stressing on the significance for generating domestic resources, while using external aid strategically towards achieving Universal Health Coverage.
Tamanna Hashmi, a social activist, filed the case, accusing the Union health minister and state health minister of negligence over the deaths of more than 120 children due to AES in Muzaffarpur.
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday announced that the site and design of a 100-bed Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in Muzaffarpur district were finalised.
Emergency services that were shifted to the trauma centre were later shifted back to the ground floor.