May 18, 2016 7:24:29 am
The Post Graduation Institute’s 119th Standing Finance Committee(SFC) on Tuesday approved several important projects of the Institute including a 300-bed Neuroscience centre and another 300-bed mother and child care ward in the hospital.
The meeting, which was held in New Delhi on Tuesday, was attended by officials from the PGI and senior health ministry officials. Sources in the PGI told Chandigarh Newsline that major PGI projects which were mentioned in the agenda were cleared by the SFC. “Those projects which have been cleared include an OT complex, a satellite centre of PGI in Sangrur Phase 1-B, a skill centre and others,” a senior PGI official said. “The SFC has asked for some modifications in the OT complex,” he added. “The committee was also briefed about the civil work by engineering wing of PGI at the Institute. Also, utilization of budget provided under plan and non plan heads were also discussed,” said another PGI official.
Meanwhile, when contacted, PGI PRO, Manju Wadwalkar, said “I have no information about the SFC meeting.”
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