Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today approved creation of as many as 70 posts, including teaching and administrative for two premier medical colleges in the State.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has given a go ahead in this regard.
As per the approval, 56 teaching posts for B.Sc Nursing College at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack and College of Nursing at Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) at Burla in Sambalpur.
Besides, seven administrative posts each for two medical colleges have been created.
Of these, 32 numbers of teaching posts have been created for B.Sc Nursing College of SCB. This includes one Principal, one Vice Principal, one Professor, four associate Professors, six Assistant Professors/Lecturers, and 19 tutors. Besides, seven administrative posts (ministerial staff) have also been created.
Similarly, for VIMSAR Burla Nursing College, the State government has approved 24 numbers of teaching posts. This includes one Principal, one Vice Principal, one Professor, three Associate Professors, eight Assistant Professors/Lecturers, and 10 tutors. This apart, seven administrative posts (ministerial staff) have also been created.