Puducherry,Sep 2 (UNI) Vice-President Hameed Ansari would dedicate JIPMER Hospital here as an institute of national importance,PMK State Secretary and Parliamentary Party Leader M Ramadass said here today.
Addressing the press here, Prof Ramadass said the Vice-President was likely to visit Puducherry on September 20 to take part in the function along with Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Anbumani Ramadoss.
The superspeciality,trauma care blocks and Oncology Department buildings were ready and would be inaugurated on the day.
The Centre had sanctioned some special departments for JIPMER like Medical Oncology and Nuclear Medicine.
As many as 461 new posts have been created for JIPMER with the concurrence of the Union Finance Ministry,he added.
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