Imphal: Ahead of Union Home minister Amit Shah’s scheduled inauguration of Churachandpur Medical College on January 6, chief minister N Biren Singh on Tuesday inspected the medical college to take stock of the preparations.
Biren also inaugurated an open gym for the public at Peace Ground, Tuibong.
Interacting with the students and faculties of the medical institute, the chief minister assured that the institute will be provided the best facility and quality available once the construction of the medical college is completed. He instructed officials concerned to ensure that all preparations for the inauguration programme are completed well on time.
At present there are 99 medical students studying in the medical college.
As he inaugurated the open gym he interacted with the general public. Health is not only wealth, but everything, he said.
The open gym was installed under the Chief Minister’s Indigenous Martial Arts Akademi, Manipur with support from the government of Manipur.
Stating that health is everything, Biren said the Peace Ground at Tuibong will be developed to ‘international standard’. He said the work for development of the ground will be taken up as soon as possible.